Thursday, December 6, 2007

Google Desktop on Eee

Google Desktop

I was able to download/install Google Desktop on my Eee! I did a manual install by adding deb stable non-free to my sources.list file and then issuing the commandd "apt-get update" at the Terminal to update the packages, then finally issuing the command apt-get install google-desktop-linux to start the download and installation. To run Google Desktop, I again went to Terminal and issue "gdlinux &" and that's it!

Google Desktop is still indexing my SSD and SD storage but so far, this application is running fine on my Eee.

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Jozzua said...

Screenshots I can post it on :)

Berniej said...

look at the post above this and you'll see a screenshot of Google Desktop on Eee