How To Install The Go For It 1.4 “To-Do App” On Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.10, Ubuntu 14.04 And Derivative Systems

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Go For It is an open-source to-do list application having a simple interface and a built-in timer. The activity list is stored on and so, it is easy for the users to synchronize it with their mobile devices. Also worth mentionig, Go For It automatically archives the complemented tasks to the done list.

The latest version available is Go For It 1.4, which has been recently released, bringing changes.

In this article I will show you how to install Go For It 1.4 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, Pinguy OS 14.04, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya, Deepin 2014, Peppermint Five, LXLE 14.04, Linux Lite 2.0 and other Ubuntu derivative system.

Because it is available via PPA, installing Go For It 1.4 on Ubuntu 15.04, Ubuntu 14.10, Ubuntu 14.04 and derivative systems is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the local repository index and install the go-for-it package. Like this:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mank319/go-for-it
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install go-for-it

For Unity, disable the overlay scrollbar:

$ sudo sed -i "s/Exec=go-for-it/Exec=env\ LIBOVERLAY_SCROLLBAR=0\ go-for-it/g" /usr/share/applications/go-for-it.desktop

$ sudo apt-get remove go-for-it

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in The Linux and Unix Articles!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *




Subscribe to get the latest Linux news and how to guides directly on your e-mail!