Originally Posted by arochester
Googleearth is available from the Medibuntu repository.
How to add the repository is shown at: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Medibuntu
NOTE that it is a two part installation 1) Add Repository 2) Get GPG key
Refresh your sources and it should be available in your packages.
well, what do you know!! After several starts and stops due to my typing errors,I have a copy of googleearth that will at least show up. Thanks a lot for your help, folks.