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Easily manage your PPA in Ubuntu with Y PPA Manager

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http://linuxaria.com – Ubuntu software repository is one of the bigger, and this means that you can easily install a lot of software with the Ubuntu Software Center or from the command line with a simple sudo apt-get install softwarename, but sometimes you want a software that is not present or perhaps a newer release of the one available in the main repository, in this cases you can use a PPA. A Personal Package Archive (PPA) is a special software repository for uploading source packages to be built and published as an APT repository by Launchpad (HowTos)