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There is a newer version of xdotool in the Maverick repository. There are new features available which I need in the Maverick version.

Is there a simple way to install the Maverick version? By simple, I don't want to have to learn the intricacies of installing from source today, but am willing to understand the individual steps if available. I haven't quite figured out the whole .configure thing yet.

So is there maybe a simple, one-off, way to get it via synaptic Package Manager?

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you can download from here, check if you don't have dependency problem

if you want to search for a specific package you can do it from here

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Thanks... nice one.. (there was one dependency.. your second link was helpful) – Peter.O Oct 24 '10 at 11:33

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