I want to install Pantheon desktop environment from elementaryOS on Ubuntu, is that possible?
This is answer for newer releases of Ubuntu — 12.04 and up.
After completed installation log out and chose session called Pantheon in LightDM.
I would try their PPA https://launchpad.net/~elementary-os/+archive/daily
To add it:
The new dock, Plank, is in its own PPA: and so is its browser:
I havent been able to install beatbox too.
EDIT: Please note that this was written in 2011, and it may or may not be still valid for the latest editions of ubuntu. If anyone has tried it, please report in the comments.
All answers work but they install the unstable builds, so if you want the stable builds use Ubuntu 12.04:
Now, after you login to Pantheon Desktop it will still look like regular Ubuntu, to easily modify its appearance install Elementary Tweaks:
You may want to install more apps from Elementary, but with this you get most of it.
You can try this:
sudo apt-add-repository -y ppa:elementary-os/daily
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