Diodon is a powerful and fast clipboard manager for Gnome and Unity desktop environments that will help users store all items copied/cut in a list which can be accessed at a later time. Diodon has been updated recently to version 1.0.0 bringing support for the XFCE desktop environment and adding a new icon set.

In this article, we will help you install/upgrade to Diodon 1.0.0 from PPA that supports these Ubuntu/Linux Mint distros:

  • Ubuntu 12.10/12.04/11.10
  • Linux Mint 14/13/12
Diodon 1.0.0 Installation

To install Diodon in Ubuntu/Linux Mint, enter these commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:diodon-team/stable 
sudo apt-get update 
sudo apt-get install diodon

Start the Diodon clipboard manager from the dash or via the terminal with this command:


For any bug encountered, report it here.

Diodon Removal

To remove Diodon from your system, enter these commands:

sudo apt-get remove diodon 
sudo add-apt-repository --remove ppa:diodon-team/stable 
sudo apt-get update