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Ubuntu PPA Management

May 22, 2015, 11:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bill Toulas)

PPAs or Personal Package Archives are basically software repositories that are used by Ubuntu systems for updating/upgrading activities. They contain package sets and package lists for particular Ubuntu versions. Their use is valuable for cases of individual updating, or for when seeking for a newer version of an application that is not yet available in the official Canonical's repositories.

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