Ubuntu Tweak 0.8.6 has been released today. It adds support for Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy and drops support for Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric. Here’s how to install or upgrade to Ubuntu Tweak 0.8.6 in Ubuntu & Linux Mint.

As you know, Ubuntu Tweak is an application which makes configuring Ubuntu easier for everyone. It allows tweaking of many useful desktop and system configuration options which are unavailable via native system tools.

See what’s new in Ubuntu Tweak 0.8.6:

  • Add support for Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, drop support for Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric
  • Improve the old kernels clean up, now it will find out more old kernels
  • Disable appcenter and sourcecenter, they are no longer maintained
  • Modules show error with “expected string or buffer”
  • Ubuntu Tweak crached in logo in GNOME 3.8
  • Ubuntu Tweak crashed while processing override
  • Problem showing error dialog if dest path contains special characters e.g. “ö”
  • LovewallpaperHD failed to load

To install it on Ubuntu & Linux Mint, press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open terminal. When it opens, run below commands one by one:

wget https://launchpad.net/ubuntu-tweak/0.8.x/0.8.6/+download/ubuntu-tweak_0.8.6-1_all.deb
sudo dpkg -i ubuntu-tweak_0.8.6-1_all.deb; sudo apt-get -f install

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