Install Dolphin Emulator on Ubuntu using PPA Repository

Last updated: July 9, 2013


This tutorial will show you how install Dolphin Emulator on Ubuntu 13.04 Raring, 12.10, 12.04 and Linux Mint using the ppa repository.

Dolphin is a free and open-source GameCube, Wii Triforce game emulator for Windows, Mac OS, and Linux.

To get started, press Ctrl+Alt+T to open terminal, follow the below steps:

1.) Copy and paste this command and run to add the ppa repository to your system:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:glennric/dolphin-emu

2.) If you installed Synaptic Package Manager, open it and then click Reload button. Search for and install the dolphin-enu package:

If not, run 2 commands instead:

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install dolphin-emu



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One response to Install Dolphin Emulator on Ubuntu using PPA Repository

  1. Muito obrigado! Very thanks!