How to install gcompris
on Manjaro Linux

gcompris

gcompris

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Multi-Activity Educational game for children 2 to 10

GCompris is a high quality educational software suite, including a large number of activities for children aged 2 to 10.

Some of the activities are game orientated, but nonetheless still educational.

Below you can find a list of categories with some of the activities available in that category.

  • computer discovery: keyboard, mouse, different mouse gestures, ...
  • arithmetic: table memory, enumeration, mirror image, balance the scale, change giving, ...
  • science: the canal lock, color mixing, gravity concept, ...
  • games: memory, connect 4, tic tac toe, sudoku, hanoi tower, ...
  • reading: reading practice, ...
  • other: learn to tell time, the braille system, maze, music instruments, ... Currently GCompris offers in excess of 100 activities and more are being developed. GCompris is free software, that means that you can adapt it to your own needs, improve it and, most importantly, share it with children everywhere.

Details for gcompris

License
GPL-3.0+
Last updated
26 July 2019

Enable snaps on Manjaro Linux and install gcompris

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

Snapd can be installed from Manjaro’s Add/Remove Software application (Pamac), found in the launch menu. From the application, search for snapd, select the result, and click Apply.

Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:

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 gcompris

To install gcompris, 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.

Learn more about snaps

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