Tagged: Google Earth

Google Earth 7.1 in Ubuntu 13.10

In short: If you want Google Earth on Ubuntu 13.10 64-bit, you should actually (at present) download the 32-bit version! (tested with Google Earth version 7.1.1.1888) ia32-libs is no longer available for Ubuntu 13.10 (which is what Google Earth 64-bit wants). As an aside, you can install individual 32-bit packages, typically by appending :i386 to […]

Google Earth 7.1 crash fix (Ubuntu 13.04 x64)

Many have reported problems with Google Earth 7.1 under Ubuntu (as of July 2013). An strace of google-earth was not very revealing. I noticed that I had installed the 64-bit .deb package from the Google website–this version crashes when typing a search query into the Google Earth search box. To remedy this (for my PC […]