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How to install .deb file in ubuntu using terminal? [duplicate]

I am trying to install Google Chrome,for that I downloaded a google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb file. When I try to install using install in terminal sudo install ...
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How to install packages in terminal [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can you install a .deb file via the command line? I have packages that I have downloaded from the internet and for some reason they won't install inside of ubuntu ...
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How can I install a .deb file from command line? [duplicate]

I am running 13.04 and in terminal I am trying to install guitar pro 6 for linux as it will not install with Ubuntu software center. I am in the correct directory and if I ls the directory, I get ...
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how to execute .deb files? [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu, I am working on AVR micro controller for that I need to use AVARICE software, by using synaptic package manager I installed AVARICE but I am not able to find it in application ...
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Easy way to install a .deb package without aptitude or synaptic? [duplicate]

I keep trying to install programs, by simply downloading the program, and clicking on it, but I see things are not that simple. Has anyone come up with a simple way to install different programs, ...
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How do I install applications in Ubuntu?

I am new to Ubuntu. How can I install applications like Google Chrome in Ubuntu? Are there any commands to install an application?
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sudo apt-get install (google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb) is not working

I was told that sudo apt-get install (package.deb) installs the software with all the dependencies too. I am trying install Google Chrome, but when I do this step, it generates the following error: ...
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Making mirror://mirrors.ubuntu.com highly available

We're a distributed team, which is why our VMs use the Ubuntu mirror:// setup. Our /etc/apt/sources.list looks like the following: deb mirror://mirrors.ubuntu.com/mirrors.txt lucid main restricted ...
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Google keep asking for permission to authorize my online account

Seems like google accounts authorized are not persistent. Every time I reboot "online accounts" loses the permissions and I have to re-authorize Ubuntu. Is this the default behaviour? Is there any ...
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How to install ack-grep 2.0 with apt-get?

Currently I'm using ack-grep 1.92. Now I want to use ack-grep 2.+. Official documentation says that I can install ack-grep 2.0 with apt-get, but when I try to install, it says it's already the ...
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Please recommend a hex editor for shell

Can you recommend a hex editor that can be run from shell? I need to be able to edit not only view the content.
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Are these terminal commands safe for installing Evolution 3.8.0?

I run 12.04 and want to update my Evolution to 3.8.0. I found a solution and would appreciate help knowing, whether it is correct and safe. Any better solutions are welcome. I have never compiled from ...
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Cannot create folder and file on external drive (Xfce, Thunar) after change of mount point

I wanted to have an ntfs partition mounted at startup, so I used this solution to mount it automatically. (Using a program to set the automatic mounting: "Storage Device Manager" - pysdm.) At a ...

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