3rd Party Repository: GetDeb Apps

This repository is available for: Precise  Trusty  Vivid  Wily  Xenial 

Title: Latest open source and freeware applications - Apps

GetDeb is an unofficial project with the mission to provide the latest open source and freeware applications for the current Ubuntu Linux release, in an easy to install manner.

The GetDeb repository extends the official repositories by providing latest versions and new applications. Unlike the official packages, GetDeb packages do not have a predefined release schedule - new software versions are provided as they become available from their authors. There is a short and limited testing phase instead of a full testing cycle to ensure packaging quality, however it is less strict than Ubuntu's official requirements.


Daily Build: no

To setup the GetDeb Apps repositories:

wget -q -O - http://archive.getdeb.net/getdeb-archive.key | sudo apt-key add -
sudo sh -c 'echo "deb http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu xenial-getdeb apps" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/getdeb.list'


Most recent updates in GetDeb Apps PPA (Xenial)

Date Package Version
2016-08-28 15:08:04 UTC youtube-dl 1:2016.08.28-1~getdeb1
2016-08-28 01:08:03 UTC chatty 0.8.3-1~getdeb2
2016-08-26 14:08:19 UTC pycharm 2016.2.2-1~getdeb1
2016-08-24 21:08:13 UTC avidemux2.6 1:2.6.13-1~getdeb2
2016-08-24 20:08:26 UTC dtags 3.2.1-1~getdeb1

Ubuntu-tweak Versions in GetDeb Apps PPA

UbuntuUpdates arbitrarily picked ubuntu-tweak as the main package of this PPA.

Package Release Latest Version Latest Update
ubuntu-tweak xenial 0.8.7-1~getdeb2~xenial 2016-04-21 23:08:23 UTC
ubuntu-tweak wily 0.8.7-1~getdeb1 2015-10-21 03:56:05 UTC
ubuntu-tweak vivid 0.8.7-1~getdeb1 2015-04-19 22:56:59 UTC
ubuntu-tweak trusty 0.8.7-1~getdeb1 2014-04-23 19:09:01 UTC
ubuntu-tweak precise 0.8.6-1~getdeb1 2013-10-27 03:08:58 UTC

Packages in PPA for Xenial

See packages for selected release: Precise  Trusty  Vivid  Wily  Xenial 

Deleted packages are displayed in grey.

Head packages

youtube-dl chatty pycharm avidemux2.6 dtags
gnucash satellite mount-gtk filezilla libzenxml
eiffelstudio dukto alchemy aqualung bashare
beansheet bookwrite chmsee gnocky codeslayer
conkywizard davexplorer drawpile jdiskreport elektra
encspot enrollix frostwire gimp-save-for-web glc-player
rubyripper gnormalize hartmath skunkdav ignuit
invulgotracker rssowl pooka miam-player mkudfiso
tbo mtac mve nautilus-flickr-uploader patchelfmod
ruby-pagoda-client ruby-pagoda-tunnel penguinpills pomamonitor popout3d
pragha ps3mediaserver qwitik rbutil pixelitor
reduce-algebra tvpvrd shellpic skype-call-recorder songbird
symon tide tsmuxer ytd-gtk umplayer
xvst utrac vocal wadoku-notify wago-popup-dict
wibom-gtk wiican argouml bluegriffon diy-layout-creator
glclib upp gnaural libclastfm comex-base
xautoclick yydecode libqtwit libroadnav sphlib
libxcm mmediac simplescreenrecorder ochdownloader livestreamer-ui
speedtest-cli qosmic rabbitvcs abcl anomos
libgnome2-vte-perl diff-pdf drjava gfire gnome-connection-manager
jnetmap libpagoda-ruby luminance slowmovideo storybook
sweethome3d ubuntu-tweak umlet libiniparse-ruby wikidpad
pac liferea deadbeef ostorybook subsonic
c++-gtk-utils corebird sayonara ruby-gli qrcode
friture alexandra mynotex polly tvbrowser
bibfilex rssguard rednotebook zbarlight clipgrab
libqtav something-for-reddit libfilezilla gnome-twofactorauth xnviewmp
no-more-secrets hexchat ncid gradio gnome-twitch
qstopmotion docear azureus beebeep ansiweather
fotoxx freefilesync synergy opentoonz photocollage
lollypop remotebox

Dependent packages

pycharm-data libavidemux2.6 avidemux2.6-qt avidemux2.6-plugins-qt avidemux2.6-plugins-common
avidemux2.6-plugins-cli avidemux2.6-jobs avidemux2.6-common avidemux2.6-cli python-gnucash
gnucash-common python-dtags filezilla-common libqtwit-dev bluegriffon-data
codeslayer-dev eiffelstudio-data libclastfm0 elektra-dev frostwire-data
glclib-dev rbutil-dbg libclastfm0-dev libcodeslayer0 libcomex-base0.1-cil
libglc2 libqtwit1 libroadnav-dev libroadnav1 libsph-dev


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<p>I get this error message.</p> <p>$ echo &quot;deb <a href="http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu">http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu</a> lucid-getdeb apps&quot; &gt;&gt; /etc/apt/sources.list.d/getdeb.list<br> bash: /etc/apt/sources.list.d/getdeb.list: Permission denied</p>
posted at 2010-05-13 18:52:37 UTC by kokosh
<p>@kolosh, sorry I should have mentioned that you either need to be root before running this or prefix the echo line with &#39;sudo&#39;.</p>
posted at 2010-05-13 23:02:12 UTC by uupdates
<p>I&#39;ve tried the puppes package and it didn&#39;t work. It installed and I can connect to the web UI, but the page is blank and I can&#39;t see the upnp device on both my windows-pc and my xbox.</p>
posted at 2010-05-24 10:52:40 UTC by n3rd

I'm not sure if you already fixed in meantime, but for other people who will end up on this page:

Editing the repositories requires root privileges.

So you have several options to execute this correctly, I'll put down 2 of them:

sudo bash -c "echo "deb http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu lucid-getdeb apps" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/getdeb.list"

sudo -i; echo "deb http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu lucid-getdeb apps" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/getdeb.list

DONT use:
sudo echo "deb http://archive.getdeb.net/ubuntu lucid-getdeb apps" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/getdeb.list

because that will fail, since only the first part will be executed as root but the append write (the part after >>) will be done as the current user, that's why I added the bash -c part, that will make sure the entire command will be executed as root

I hope someone finds it useful!

posted at 2011-04-17 11:40:56 UTC by David

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