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If I follow the steps of gnometerminator.blogspot.de:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnome-terminator
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install terminator

then I end up having terminator version 0.98, but according to the terminator launchpad site there is already version 1.91

Whats wrong here? Thank you in advance

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You can download the tar file here :

https://launchpad.net/terminator/gtk3/1.91/+download/terminator-1.91.tar.gz

After that you can :

#tar xzvf   terminator-1.91.tar.gz
#cd  terminator-1.91
#cp ./data/terminator.appdata.xml.in ./data/terminator.appdata.xml
#cp ./data/terminator.desktop.in ./data/terminator.desktop
# ./setup.py install 
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    Thanks, I know that, but they are writing on their page NOT to download it directly, cause its more secure to use apt. I was just wondering because of the huge version difference 0.98 and 1.91, but anyway I will just go with the version from the website. – baermathias Feb 15 '18 at 12:13
  • And how to uninstall this again? – baermathias Feb 15 '18 at 12:34
  • sudo apt-get --purge remove terminator – An0n Feb 15 '18 at 12:42
  • I had to install psutil: pip install --user psutil – Bryce Guinta Jan 18 '19 at 22:38
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The method described here worked for me... http://www.webupd8.org/2017/02/terminal-emulator-terminator-sees-new.html

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:gnome-terminator/nightly-gtk3
sudo apt update
sudo apt install terminator python-cairo
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  • this method not working anymore. did you know the new ppa? – seyed Jun 12 at 0:11

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