Ubuntu Linux >= 10.04
On there is a PPA for the NetNewsTicker  which you can add to your system via the Konsole as follows:

sudo apt-add-repository ppa:christau/netnewsticker
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install netnewsticker

After this the NetNewsTicker is installed in your system and will be kept up to date by the system.

On Debian derivates you can simply install the downloaded *.deb file by executing the following command in the Konsole

sudo dpkg -i <package>.deb

On all distributions using the RPM system, the *.rpm file can be installed as follows via the Konsole

sudo rpm -i <package>.rpm

Published on Wednesday November 10th, 2010
Modified on Friday January 14th, 2011

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