Monday, 22 September 2014

How to... Get the latest version of Geary and Shotwell


How to update, to the latest Yorba Foundation projects ...

Geary and Shotwell




As we mention before in our article, the Yorba Foundation launched a new and improved versions for their pride projects, Geary and Shotwell.

To upgrade to the latest releases...

For Ubuntu 14.04 Lts based systems
Open an Terminal
Then, copy the following command lines one by one, and paste in the terminal.


    • sudo add-apt-repository ppa:yorba/ppa
    • sudo apt-get update
    • sudo apt-get install shotwell geary

For Arch based systems
Open an Terminal
Then, copy the following command lines one by one, and paste in the terminal.


  • If you already have the two applications installed
    • sudo pacman -Su
  • If you are installing for the first time
    • yaourt -S geary
    • yaourt -S shotwell