Hello Linux Geeksters. Y PPA Manager is an usefull tool, allowing you to add, remove / purge PPAs easier, or search for packages in all the Launchpad PPAs, update only a certain ppa, with sudo update-ppa [REPOSITORY], delete duplicate PPAs, and more. The latest Y PPA Manager version is Y PPA Manager 0.9.9.1, developed by WebUpd8. For more information about the changes brought by the latest version, see this WebUpd8 article.
In this article I will show you how to install Y PPA Manager 0.9.9.1 on Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 16 Petra, Linux Mint 15 Olivia, Linux Mint 14 Nadia, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Pear OS 8, Pear OS 7 and Elementary OS 0.2 Luna.
Because it is available via PPA, installing Y PPA Manager 0.9.9.1 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS and Elementary OS is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the local repository index and install the y-ppa-manager package. Like this:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/y-ppa-manager
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install y-ppa-manager