Fidus Writer is a webbased WYSIWYG word processor with realtime collaboration and export to JATS, ODT, DOCX, EPUB, LaTeX and HTML aimed mainly at academic text editing with support for formulas, footnotes and bibliography management.
After installing, your Fidus Writer instance is available at this URL:
By default Fidus Writer cannot send emails until it has been configured. To make changes to the configuration, edit the configuration file as sudo:
It will automatically restart the server after you have made a change.
You will want to create a user that has access to the administration interface. You can do that by running:
Then navigate to http://localhost:4386/admin/ and login with your superuser.
To see what other management commands are available run:
Enable snaps on Linux Mint and install Fidus Writer
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: