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NOTE: We don’t officially support Fedora/Red Hat/CentOS Linux for use with the Mattermost Desktop App. The provided guide is unofficial.

  1. Open Terminal

  2. Install NodeJS via nvm:

    curl -o- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/nvm-sh/nvm/v0.39.5/install.sh | bash
    nvm install --lts
  3. Install other dependencies:

    Linux requires the X11 developement libraries and libpng to build native Node modules.

    sudo apt install git python3 g++ libX11-devel libXtst-devel libpng-devel`


  • To build RPMs, you need rpmbuild:

    sudo dnf install rpm-build

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