Jul
14
2017
Install Slack Desktop to Archlinux

How to install slack dekstop to archlinux

Download Slack Desktop

eg. latest version

https://downloads.slack-edge.com/linux_releases/slack-2.6.3-0.1.fc21.x86_64.rpm

Extract under root filesystem

# cd /

# rpmextract.sh slack-2.6.3-0.1.fc21.x86_64.rpm

Done

Actually, that’s it!

Run

Run slack-desktop as a regular user:

$ /usr/lib/slack/slack

Slack Desktop

slackdesktop.jpg

Proxy

Define your proxy settings on your environment:

declare -x ftp_proxy="proxy.example.org:8080"
declare -x http_proxy="proxy.example.org:8080"
declare -x https_proxy="proxy.example.org:8080"

Slack

slackdesktop2.jpg

Tag(s): slack