How to install GNOME Calendar
on Arch Linux

GNOME Calendar

GNOME Calendar

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Calendar for GNOME

GNOME Calendar is a simple and beautiful calendar application designed to perfectly fit the GNOME desktop. By reusing the components which the GNOME desktop is build on, Calendar nicely integrates with the GNOME ecosystem.

We aim to find the perfect balance between nicely crafted features and user-centred usability. No excess, no lacks. You’ll feel comfortable using Calendar, like you’ve been using it for ages!

Details for GNOME Calendar

License
GPL-3.0+
Last updated
14 November 2019

Enable snaps on Arch Linux and install GNOME Calendar

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

On Arch Linux, snap can be installed from the Arch User Repository (AUR). The manual build process is the Arch-supported install method for AUR packages, and you’ll need the prerequisites installed before you can install any AUR package. You can then install snap with the following:

git clone https://aur.archlinux.org/snapd.git cd snapd makepkg -si

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 GNOME Calendar

To install GNOME Calendar, simply use the following command:

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