A snap manager for Elementary OS
Install, update, remove, and view information about your installed snaps.
First you will need to install elementary SDK
sudo apt install elementary-sdk
These dependencies must be present before building
You can install these on a Ubuntu-based system by executing this command:
sudo apt install valac libgtk-3-dev libgranite-dev libsnapd-glib-dev
meson build --prefix=/usr cd build ninja
sudo ninja install
Use snaps from browser
Run the following command to use snaps from browsers
sudo update-desktop-database /usr/share/applications
Recompile the schema after installation
sudo glib-compile-schemas /usr/share/glib-2.0/schemas
Update .pot file
Call the following command from the build folder:
Snaptastic wont handle snap URLS
On Firefox you sometimes have to set the Application manually.
- Go to about:preferences#general
- Under applications search for snap and set the dropdown to 'Use Snaptastic'