Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Skrooge is a KDE app for managing personal finances, enabling the users to easily track down their income, expenses and investments, via its intuitive GUI. Among others, it has support for QIF, CSV, KMyMoney, Skrooge import/export, infinite undo/redo, scheduled operations and operations and reports filtering, multi currencies and track refund of your expenses.
The latest version available is Skrooge 1.8.0, which has been recently released. For information about the latest release, see the official announcement.
In this article I will show you how to install Skrooge 1.8.0 on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Linux Mint 17 Qiana and Linux Mint 16 Petra.
Because it is available via available via PPA, installing Skrooge 1.8.0 on the listed Ubuntu and Linux Mint systems is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the local repository index and install the skrooge package. Like this:
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:s-mankowski/ppa
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install skrooge
Optional, to remove skrooge do:
$ sudo apt-get remove skrooge
Or, if you want to uninstall skrooge, disable the recently added PPA and downgrade all the packages that got updated via the PPA, do:
$ sudo apt-get install ppa-purge
$ sudo ppa-purge ppa:s-mankowski/ppa