How to install freecad
on CentOS

freecad

freecad

Jean-Marie Verdun (vejmarie)

This is the freecad 0.18 release supporting OCCT 7 / Netgen and many other features

This package is providing FreeCAD 0.18. As well as a preview of 0.19 (coming up) when installed with the channel beta option

Details for freecad

License
LGPL-3.0
Last updated
22 March 2019

Enable snaps on CentOS and install freecad

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.

Enable snapd

Snap is available for CentOS 7.6+, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.6+, from the Extra Packages for Enterprise Linux (EPEL) repository. The EPEL repository can be added to your system with the following command:

Snap can now be installed as follows:

Once installed, the systemd unit that manages the main snap communication socket needs to be enabled:

To enable classic snap support, enter the following to create a symbolic link between /var/lib/snapd/snap and /snap:

Either log out and back in again, or restart your system, to ensure snap’s paths are updated correctly.

Install freecad

To install freecad, simply use the following command:

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Get the snap store

Browse and find snaps from the convenience of your desktop using the snap store snap.

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