AppImages HowTo – Portable Applications In Linux Done Right



AppImages HowTo – Portable Applications In Linux Done Right

Of the three major portable application frameworks available in Linux, AppImages are truly easy and universal. I have previously expressed some disdain for portable applications in Linux, but the AppImages system is making me a convert.

In this video I download and setup two AppImages for use in my Devuan system. LibreOffice Fresh and Kdenlive. I mark the AppImages as executable and create launchers for both. I then demonstrate how to place those launchers in your system so they appear in the correct categories within the Whisker Menu on my Xfce desktop.

AppImage Downloads:
https://appimage.github.io/

https://appimage.org/

Likes – 106, Dislikes – 4

source