Install Gnome-Pie 0.5.5 in Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty/13.10 Saucy/13.04 Raring/Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal/Ubuntu 12.04 Precise/Ubuntu 11.10 Oneiric/Linux Mint 16/15/14/13/12/and other Ubuntu derivatives

Gnome-Pie is a circular application launcher for Linux. It is made of several pies, each consisting of multiple slices. The user presses a key stroke which opens the desired pie. By activating one of its slices, applications may be launched, key presses may be simulated or files can be opened.

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What's new in 0.5.5 Release:
  • Statistics are not tracked anymore and new users wont be questioned to send the statistics file. I got files by more than 150 users and was able to write a successful Bachelor thesis.
  • A Bulgarian translation has been added.
  • A Chinese translation has been added.
  • It’s now possible to bind Pies to hot keys containing the Super-key (normally referred to as the Windows-key)
  • It’s now possible to drag and drop Slices between Pies in the configuration window.
  • A possible segmentation fault on start-up has been fixed.

To install Gnome-Pie in Ubuntu/Linux Mint open terminal (Press Ctrl+Alt+T) and copy the following commands in the Terminal:
After installation open Gnome-pie from menu and press Ctrl+Alt+A to check Application menu, You can add or delete apps from preferences.

>> For other versions you can install from source:
For Gtk3 enter following command:

For Gtk2 enter following command:

After above relevant command, Enter following commands in Terminal:
That's it
Source: Gnome-Pie
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