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I want to try out the Marlin file manager in 11.10 and want to know how to go about it

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To install Marlin in 11.10, enter the following commands in Terminal:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:marlin-devs/marlin-daily
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install marlin


Once Marlin has been installed, follow these instructions to set it as your default file manager:

Open Marlin → Edit → Preferences → click Make my default file manager


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