I’m really liking Tweetdeck in Ubuntu! It relies on Adobe Air so here’s a quick “how to install” with Adobe Air and Ubuntu Linux.
1) Install Adobe Air in Ubuntu Linux
Go to the Adobe Air download page, and download the latest .bin file. (AdobeAIRInstaller.bin). Save the downloaded file in your Home folder. Next, run this command from Terminal:
chmod +x AdobeAIRInstaller.bin
Now run this command:
Follow the instructions and quite quickly you’ll end up seeing this screen:
2) Install Tweetdeck:
Go to the Tweetdeck site, and scroll down to the “Download TweetDeck beta for Linux (manual installation)” section.
Click the “TweetDeck AIR file” link and open with Adobe Air:
After clicking install, you’ll see:
And finally, Tweetdeck arrives!