Snipline Desktop supports Debian based Linux systems. This includes Ubuntu, Mint, and Elementary OS.
Download the latest .deb package from the downloads page.
sudo apt-get install gdebi
Right click the .deb file and click Open in GDebi Package Installer
/usr/share/applications and right click
Change the Command property to
In the permissions tab make sure "Allow executing file as program" is checked.
You should then be able to run Snipline
By Command line
Install the .deb with
dpkg (Use sudo if needed) from https://desktop.downloads.snipline.io
sudo dpkg -i snipline_0.1.2_amd64.deb
Install the package
sudo apt-get install -f
Run the application
Adding a Desktop shortcut
If it doesn't already exist, create
/usr/share/applications/snipline.desktop with the following content
[Desktop Entry] Name=Snipline Comment=Snipline GenericName=snipline Exec=/usr/lib/snipline/Snipline --disable-gpu Icon=snipline Type=Application StartupNotify=true Categories=Utility;
Make sure to
chmod +x /usr/share/applications/snipline.desktop
Currently only .deb files are available. Because of this updates have to be done manually.
If you're greeted with a blank screen on Debian try running this command instead