How to install Google Earth 5.0 on Ubuntu 8.10
Mar 10, 2009, 21:33 (3 Talkback[s])
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"It is available under three different licenses: Google
Earth, a free version with limited functionality; Google Earth Plus
(discontinued), which included additional features; and Google
Earth Pro ($400 per year), which is intended for commercial use.
"Google Earth is not available by default in the Ubuntu
repositories and versions available in the Medibuntu repository are
4.2 and 4.3. So, we need to install the 5.0.11337.1968 version
manually. First, we must download the software as follows:"