AppImages are basically self contained scripts that can be run without installation.
We first need to make it executable via
chmod +x name.AppImage.
Then we can run it via
Integrating with Ubuntu
It’s useful to integrate the
AppImage into Ubuntu itself we can do this via the following steps:
- Move the
AppImageinto a directory in your
- Create a new file in
- Fill in the file with the following details:
[Desktop Entry] Name=$name Exec=/home/yourhome/bin/$name.AppImage Terminal=false Type=Application Categories=Development