Xfdashboard 0.5.92 Is A GNOME-Like Dashboard For Xubuntu

As you may know, Xfdashboard is a dash for XFCE (similar to the Unity 7 Dash) that displays an overview of open applications enabling the users to switch between apps easily, a workspace selector, an app launcher and a search tool. Also, shortcuts can be easily created.

The latest version available is Xfdashboard 0.5.92, which has been recently released, which brings changes.

how to install Xfdashboard 0.4.0 on Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid Vervet, Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca, Linux Mint 17 Qiana

Installation instructions:

The latest version of Xfdashboard is available via some third party PPA, so installing the software on Xubunyu 16.04 Xenial Xerus, Xubuntu 15.10 Wily Werewolf and Xubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr is easy.

All you need to do is add the PPA to your system, update the local repository index and install the xfdashboard package:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:xubuntu-dev/extras
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install xfdashboard

Optional, to remove xfdashboard, do:

$ sudo apt-get remove xfdashboard

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