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I'm trying to install the latest version of the Owncloud Client (owncloud-client) on a raspberry Pi running Raspbian Linux.

When I just enter sudo apt-get install owncloud-client, I get version 1.2 of the client. So I added the Owncloud repository from the official download page and ran all the commands from the Debian-section as root.

But when I try to install owncloud-client now, i still get the version 1.2 (and not the latest Version, which is 1.6.1

Do I need apt-pinning for this or is there a simpler solution to this problem?

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Can you run this command apt-cache search owncloud-client and apt-cache policy owncloud-client and send the output??? –  Learn Jul 3 at 12:09
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Did you remember to run apt-get update to update the db? –  Hastur Jul 3 at 12:12
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That repository you link to doesn't contain the package for ARM, just amd64 and i386. –  Leiaz Jul 3 at 12:14
    
Thanks @Leiaz, your answer was very helpful! If you write your comment as an answer, I'll accept it so that you get rep for it :) –  Lukas Jul 3 at 12:26
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The repository given on the official download page doesn't contain any package for ARM, just amd64 and i386. So apt can't find a package there that would work on the Raspberry PI.

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to install the latest version you have to do the following:

sudo apt-get update 
sudo apt-get install owncloud-client

And the latest available in all your repositories will be installed.

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