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Flatpak is a system for building, distributing, and running sandboxed desktop applications on Linux.

See for more information.

Flatpak is available in the package repositories of most Linux distributions and can be installed from there. See for quick setup instructions for many distributions.

Community discussion happens in, on the mailing list, and on the Flathub Discourse.

Read documentation for Flatpak here.


Flatpak welcomes contributions from anyone! Here are some ways you can help:



Related Projects

Here are some notable projects in the Flatpak ecosystem:

  • Flatseal: An app for managing permissions of Flatpak apps without using the CLI
  • Flat-manager: A tool for managing Flatpak repositories