Are you a big fan of Gnomebaker? Then here is how to install it in Ubuntu 12.04. If you’ve been following Ubuntu news online, then you probably already know that Gnomebaker was pulled from Ubuntu repository a while ago. Now the only way to install it in Ubuntu is via external sources. For those who don’t know about Gnomebaker, it is a wonderful tool to burn CD/DVD in Ubuntu. It was once a popular tool, and there are still many out there who still use it other than the default burner to comes with Ubuntu.


  • Install Gnomebaker in Ubuntu 12.04
  • Enjoy!

To get started, press Ctrl – Alt – T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the commands below to add its PPA key.

sudo apt-key adv --keyserver --recv-keys 8472BD8C




Next, run the commands below to create a repository file for Gnomebaker

sudo gedit /etc/apt/sources.list.d/gnomebaker.list




Then copy and paste these lines below into the file and save it.

deb oneiric main 
deb-src oneiric main




Finally, run the commands below to update your system and install Gnomebaker.

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install gnomebaker