Linux Command Line Flatpak App Installation Getting-Started Guide

March 19th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

Linux Command Line Flatpak App Installation




You Are Welcome! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Getting-Started Using Flatpak to Install GNU/Linux Applications on Shell.

First of all, to Getting-Started to Install Flatpak Apps on Linux you have to Get Installed the flatpak package.

Furthermore the Flatpak App is Build into a Container like Docker and can be Installed on All Linux Distros disposing of Flatpak.

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  1. 1. Launching the Shell Emulator

    Open a Terminal window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Linux Flatpak App Installation Getting-Started Guide - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. 2. Installing Flatpak Package

    How to Install Flatpak Package on GNU/Linux Distros

    Flatpak Installation Guide
  3. 3. Enabling Flatpak Repository

    How to Add Flatpak Repository on Linux

    Flatpak Repo Installation Guide
  4. 4. Searching Flatpak Apps

    Then to Search Flatpak App with Keyword
    With the Flatpak Repository Enabled it’s easy to Search and Install New Apps…

    flatpak search [myKeyword]

    So for instance:

    flatpak search skype
  5. 5. Installing Flatpak App

    And so to Install Flatpak App

    flatpak install flathub [com.my.app]

    Now to Install the Skype App do:

    flatpak install flathub com.skype.Client
  6. 6. Running Flatpak App

    Finally to Run a Flatpak App

    flatpak run [com.my.app]

    So as in case above:

    flatpak run com.skype.Client
  7. So Now I’m truly Happy if this Info could Help You to Getting-Started Using Flatpak to Install GNU/Linux Applications!

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