Syscoin is an experimental digital currency that enables instant payments to anyone, anywhere in the world. Syscoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority: managing transactions and issuing money are carried out collectively by the network. Syscoin Core is the name of open source software which enables the use of this currency.
Enable snaps on Linux Mint and install syscoin-core
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: