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When launched from terminal:

---:~$ gdevilspie
pyGTK is not correctly installed, exiting.

Installed in 11.10 Using Ubuntu Software Center... enter image description here

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up vote 4 down vote accepted

This bug report

suggests python-glade2 is the missing dependency.

sudo apt-get install python-glade2

If that fixes the problem, you may wish to append your bug report on launchpad ;)

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It fixed it, bug report amended, thanks for speedy reply, – keepitsimpleengineer Dec 17 '11 at 1:27
Glad you got it working, thank you for the bug report and amending it. – bodhi.zazen Dec 17 '11 at 1:28

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