How to install tunnel
on Arch Linux

tunnel snap

tunnel

Stefan Berggren (nsg)

This snap connects computers in a private VPN

This snap uses Tinc (tinc-vpn.org) to setup a private encrypted secure tunnel between computers. This snap is to make the process really easy to use.

More information at https://snaps.nsg.cc/tunnel

Details for tunnel

License
MIT
Last updated
27 June 2018

Enable snaps on Arch Linux and install tunnel

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:

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 tunnel

To install tunnel, simply use the following command:

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