Ailurus is a software with GUI that allows users to tweak their Gnome-based OS as well as installing applications. With Ailurus, you will be doing some tasks more easily via a clean and easy to use interface. Here are some of the actions that can be done with Ailurus:

  • View Hardware Info
  • Manage Repositories
  • Change Hostname
  • Install/Remove Applications
  • Modify GNOME Settings
  • Keep Track of Installed Software
  • Clear Nautilus Cache
  • Clean APT Cache
  • Remove Unused Software Configuration
  • Remove Unused Linux Kernels, etc.

To install Ailurus on Ubuntu 11.10/12.04, open the terminal and run these commands:

sudo apt-get install gdebi

wget -O ailurus_10.10.1_all.deb http://goo.gl/x0R3o

sudo dpkg -i ailurus_10.10.1_all.deb

Use then the Unity Dash to start Ailurus:

That's it!

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