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add-apt-repository command not found

Problem

I was trying to add an PPA repository and got this error on a server:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:blah/foobar
sudo: add-apt-repository: command not found
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add-apt-repository: command not found

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Technical

Why can't add-apt-repository command?

In ubuntu system, sometimes you might need to add a repository in system source list and do some installation.
But when you wanna try to use add-apt-repository, your system just said that it can’t find this command. 36 more words

Add-apt-repository