How to Install OneDrive Linux Mint 18 Skilion Client Easy Guide

April 15th, 2018 by thelinuxevangelist

OneDrive Linux Mint 18 Skilion Client

Welcome Linux User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install OneDrive Skilion Client on Linux Mint 18 Sarah/Serena/Sonya/Sylvia Desktops.

And the Linux Mint 18 OneDrive Installation it’s easy, just follow the detailed Instructions and Commands.

Especially relevant, actually there are 3 different Solutions to Install OneDrive Client on Mint: the Skilion, the Xybu D Old and the Xybu Dev.

Each of these has his Pro and Cons but in All Cases its seem to be all nicely Working as OneDrive Clients.

OneDrive Skilion Features:

  • State caching
  • Real-Time file monitoring with Inotify
  • Resumable uploads
  • Support OneDrive for Business (part of Office 365)
  • Shared folders (not Business)

What’s missing:

  • While local changes are uploaded right away, remote changes are delayed
  • No GUI

Finally finds Guidance on How to Getting-Started with OneDrive Files Syncing in Linux Mint Desktop.

How to Install Skilion OneDrive on Linux Mint 18 - Featured
  1. First Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How to Install Skilion OneDrive on Linux Mint 18 - Open Terminal
  2. How to Install D Compiler on Linux Mint

    DMD Installation on Mint
  3. Then Installing Git

    sudo apt install git
  4. Finally to Install OneDrive on Mint

    cd /tmp/

    Clone the Skilion Git Repo with:

    git clone https://github.com/skilion/onedrive.git

    Then to Make and Install:

    cd onedrive
    make
    sudo make install
  5. Finally again, Install Required Packages

    sudo apt install libcurl4 libcurl4-nss-dev libsqlite3-dev

    These packages may conflict with the actual DMD Compiler Setup and so can’t be Installed Before…

  6. QuickStart Syncing Skilion OneDrive on Mint

    Skilion OneDrive Sync Mint

Thanks to Skilion

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