Installation steps for linux

via the command line

Depending of your configuration, you may need to prefix the commands with sudo

  • Open a console and type the below command to install the Easy Installer snap app

      snap install easy-installer --channel=latest/beta
    

Installing the easy way !!

Here we use the Ubuntu Software application

  • Open the Ubuntu Software application. It should open a screen like this

  • Go to the ‘Explore’ tab or click on the search icon
  • Type in ‘easy-installer’ . This should fetch the /e/OS easy installer as shown below

  • Click on the ‘install’ button to start the installation process -
  • Depending on your configuration you may be asked to provide the admin user password to complete the installation
  • Once the installation is complete you will see this screen

  • Click on the Permissions button to view the permission needed for the easy-installer to run

Want to learn more about these Permission ?

adb support: allows the application to use `ADB` to communicate with device

gsettings: provides access to user gsettings to create the screen for the installer

network: Required to get access to internet for e.g. to download source or TWRP image

access USB hardware: is required to allow tools like Heimdall to work with the smartphone

Please note all these permissions are required for the easy-installer to work and need to be enabled


  • After the installation is complete a new icon should be available on your Computer as shown in the screenshot above

  • Click on it to open and try out our Easy Installer !!