Ubuntu – How to install the terminal emulator from elementary OS Freya on ubuntu 15.04 Vivid?


I like the elementary OS terminal emulator quite a lot and I'd love to have it on my main machine, which is running Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid.

Is it possible without compromising Ubuntu's stability?

Best Answer

yes you can do that , you can install it by running:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:elementary-os/daily
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install pantheon-terminal

Another possible solution.

download the source code from https://launchpadlibrarian.net/203448637/pantheon-terminal-

Now extract the compressed package:

  tar xf pantheon-terminal-

To compile it:

  cd pantheon-terminal-
  mkdir build
  cd build/
  cmake .. -DCMAKE_INSTALL_PREFIX=/usr

To install it:

  cd build/
  sudo make install 
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