This is a Signal compatible client for Ubuntu Phone, Snap(Linux), Windows... written in Go.
It builds upon the [Go textsecure package](https://github.com/nanu-c/textsecure/) and a vuejs app that runs in a electron/qml WebEngineView container.
Direct and group messages
Photo, video, audio and contact attachments in both direct and group mode
Preview for photo and audio attachments
Encrypted message store
Desktop client provisioning/syncing
What is missing
Sending attachments is broken in snap due to apparmor restrictions
Most settings that are available in the Android app
Enable snaps on Linux Mint and install Axolotl - A crossplatform signal client
Snaps are applications packaged with all their dependencies to run on all popular Linux distributions from a single build. They update automatically and roll back gracefully.
Snaps are discoverable and installable from the Snap Store, an app store with an audience of millions.
Snap is available for Linux Mint 18.2 (Sonya), Linux Mint 18.3 (Sylvia), Linux Mint 19 (Tara), Linux Mint 19.1 (Tessa) and the latest release, Linux Mint 20 (Ulyana).
You can find out which version of Linux Mint you’re running by opening System info from the Preferences menu.
On Linux Mint 20, /etc/apt/preferences.d/nosnap.pref needs to be removed before Snap can be installed. This can be accomplished from the command line: