How to install Open Drive (Google Drive Client)
on Linux Mint

Open Drive (Google Drive Client)

Open Drive (Google Drive Client)

Optimus Crime (ishan-bn14)

This is a Linux GUI client for Google Drive.

Open Drive is google drive client for desktops written in Electron. Its fast,secure and easy to use. Features:

  • Automatic synchronization between file.
  • Automatically updates modified files.
  • Gives Notification
  • Run in system tray
  • No need to spend money.

N.B. - Thanks to original authors for the app, Since it is not available in snap store I just tried to publish it unofficially until the original authors make it release on the store.

Details for Open Drive (Google Drive Client)

License
GPL-3.0+
Last updated
25 August 2018

Enable snaps on Linux Mint and install Open Drive (Google Drive Client)

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

Snap is available for Linux Mint 18.2 (Sonya), Linux Mint 18.3 (Sylvia), and the latest releases, Linux Mint 19 (Tara), Linux Mint 19.1 (Tessa), Linux Mint 19.2 (Tina) and Linux Mint 19.3 (Tricia). You can find out which version of Linux Mint you’re running by opening System info from the Preferences menu. To install snap from the Software Manager application, search for snapd and click Install.

Alternatively, snapd can be installed from the command line:

sudo apt update sudo apt install snapd

Either restart your machine, or log out and in again, to complete the installation.

Install Open Drive (Google Drive Client)

To install Open Drive (Google Drive Client), simply use the following command:

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