TV Browser 3.3.1 Released: Install It on Ubuntu 13.04, Linux Mint

July 13, 2013

This tutorial shows how to install the latest TV browser on Ubuntu 13.04, 12.10, 12.04 and Linux Mint 13, 14, 15 via getdeb repository.

TV-Browser 3.3.1 has been released with a better mouse action support. Now it will be possible to add more mouse actions to get quick access to needed functions. The new release also has a lot of bug fixes. See more.

To install TV browser 3.3.1, follow the below steps:

1.) Click the below link to download getdeb package, then double-click to install. It adds GetDeb repository to your system.

Download GetDeb package

2.) For Linux Mint user, go to Synaptic Package Manager-> Settings -> Repository -> Other Software tab. Scroll down and highlight the line said “http://archive.getdeb.net/ olivia-getdeb apps”, click edit and change to:

  • Linux Mint 13: change from maya to precise-getdeg
  • Linux Mint 14: change from nadia to quantal-getdeb
  • Linux Mint 15: change from olivia to raring-getdeb

getdeb-linuxmint

3.) Update package lists and install TV browser via below command in terminal (Ctrl+Alt+T). Or using Synaptic.

sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get install tv-browser

Enjoy!

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