How to install Poedit 2
on Arch Linux

Poedit 2

Poedit 2

Václav Slavík (vslavik)

Simple translation editor for gettext and XLIFF

Translation editor for gettext (PO files) and XLIFF. It helps with translating applications or WordPress themes and plugins into other languages, as well as with developing localizable applications.

By default Poedit snap can only open files under your home directory, to allow Poedit access files under /media you must connect this snap to the removable-media interface by running the following command:

 $ sudo snap connect poedit:removable-media

For Poedit to save credential data for Crowdin integration you must connect this snap to the password-manager-service interface:

 $ snap connect poedit:password-manager-service

Details for Poedit 2

License
Proprietary
Last updated
15 October 2019

Enable snaps on Arch Linux and install Poedit 2

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 Poedit 2

To install Poedit 2, simply use the following command:

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