Flatpak Applications

This page lists some of the apps that are available as Flatpaks, along with instructions for how to try them. If you don't have it already, you'll need to get Flatpak. More applications can be found on Flathub.

Click to download is available with Fedora 25 (and newer), Mageia 6 (and newer), OpenSUSE Tumbleweed, Debian 9 (and newer), and Arch, using GNOME Software. Some applications require version 3.22.6 or later.

Stable Applications

Documents

Manage your local and online documents

Weather

Monitor the weather anywhere

Games

Browse and play your games

LibreOffice

Popular office suite, direct from the developers

Linphone

Open Source VOIP

MonoDevelop

Cross platform IDE for C#, F# and more

Nightly Builds of Applications (Unstable)

Documents

Manage your local and online documents

Weather

Monitor the weather anywhere

Games

Browse and play your games

Scribus

Open Source Page Layout and Desktop Publishing (DTP)

Firefox Developer

Browse the Web

Firefox Nightly

Browse the Web

These command line instructions require Flatpak 0.6.13 or newer. Once installed, applications can be launched from the usual place in your desktop. For more information on how to update and manage your applications, see the command line tutorial.

LibreOffice

Detailed instructions are available at the LibreOffice Flatpak page.
$ flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists gnome https://sdk.gnome.org/gnome.flatpakrepo
$ wget http://download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/flatpak/latest/LibreOffice.flatpak
$ flatpak install --bundle LibreOffice.flatpak

Linphone

Official desktop version from linphone.org
$ flatpak install --from https://linphone.org/flatpak/linphone.flatpakref
$ flatpak run com.belledonnecommunications.linphone

MonoDevelop

MonoDevelop is available as a Flatpak preview from Xamarin. See the MonoDevelop Linux download page for more information.
$ flatpak install --from https://download.mono-project.com/repo/monodevelop.flatpakref
$ flatpak run com.xamarin.MonoDevelop

Scribus

$ flatpak install http://drjurf.tk/scribus-flatpak/scribus-nightly.flatpakref
$ flatpak run net.scribus.Scribus

Firefox Developer

Developer edition of Firefox
$ flatpak install --from https://firefox-flatpak.mojefedora.cz/org.mozilla.FirefoxDevEdition.flatpakref
$ flatpak run org.mozilla.FirefoxDevEdition

Firefox Nightly

Nightly edition of Firefox
$ flatpak install --from https://firefox-flatpak.mojefedora.cz/org.mozilla.FirefoxNightly.flatpakref
$ flatpak run org.mozilla.FirefoxNightly

GNOME

Many GNOME applications are available as both stable or unstable development versions. Stable versions can be installed individually using the instructions in this section, or you can add the repository and browse its contents from the command line.

Stable

First, make sure you have the GNOME runtimes repository:

$ flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists gnome https://sdk.gnome.org/gnome.flatpakrepo

Now add the GNOME applications repository:

$ flatpak remote-add gnome-apps https://sdk.gnome.org/gnome-apps.flatpakrepo

To install and run the stable version:

Documents
$ flatpak install --from https://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-apps-nightly/plain/gnome-documents.flatpakref?h=stable
$ flatpak run org.gnome.Documents
Weather
$ flatpak install --from https://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-apps-nightly/plain/gnome-weather.flatpakref?h=stable
$ flatpak run org.gnome.Weather
Games
$ flatpak install --from https://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-apps-nightly/plain/gnome-games.flatpakref?h=stable
$ flatpak run org.gnome.Games

Development/Unstable

Unstable development versions of the GNOME applications can be installed individually or by adding and browsing the repository from the command line.

First, make sure you have the unstable GNOME runtimes repository:

$ flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists gnome https://sdk.gnome.org/gnome-nightly.flatpakrepo

Now add the GNOME applications repository:

$ flatpak remote-add gnome-apps https://sdk.gnome.org/gnome-apps-nightly.flatpakrepo

To install and run the unstable version:

Documents
$ flatpak install --from https://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-apps-nightly/plain/gnome-documents.flatpakref
$ flatpak run org.gnome.Documents
Weather
$ flatpak install --from https://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-apps-nightly/plain/gnome-weather.flatpakref
$ flatpak run org.gnome.Weather
Games
$ flatpak install --from https://git.gnome.org/browse/gnome-apps-nightly/plain/gnome-games.flatpakref
$ flatpak run org.gnome.Games