How to install Cairo dock on Ubuntu

To install Cairo dock on Ubuntu, open “Accessories->Terminal” and enter:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:cairo-dock-team/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install cairo-dock


To auto-start Cairo dock after the system start:

1. Open “Cairo dock” from “System -> Preferences -> Startup Applications”.

2. Click on “Add”

Add name: Cairo dock

Command: cairo-dock -o

-o for graphics drivers that support OpenGL.

-c for other graphics cards.

(if Cairo doesnt open properly after startup, change the command as: cairo-dock -c)


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