Jami is a cross-platform free application that can be used for video and voice communication as well as for the communication over the messages. This tool supports the session initiation protocol (SIP) and is considered highly secure as it keeps the privacy of its users at its first priority.
Here at LinuxAPT, we shall look into the complete installation guide of the Jami application on a Linux Mint 20 system.
Also, its official site https://jami.net/ can guide you more on the features and usage of this application.
1. Enable snaps on Linux Mint
On Linux Mint 20, /etc/apt/preferences.d/nosnap.pref needs to be removed before Snap can be installed. This can be accomplished from the command line:
$ sudo rm /etc/apt/preferences.d/nosnap.pref
$ sudo apt update
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.
2. Install Jami on the system
Jami can be installed on Linux Mint 20 with the execution of the following command:
$ sudo snap install jami
You can launch Jami on your Linux Mint 20 system for starting the communication by using this application after its installation by running the below command:
This will display the Jami application's welcome interface where you can perform some actions.
To remove the Jami application from your Linux Mint 20 system, you will have to run the below command:
$ sudo snap remove jami
This article covers getting the Jami application installed on your Linux Mint 20 machine. In fact, Jami is free software for universal communication that respects the freedom and privacy of its users.
How To Uninstall jami on Ubuntu 21.04 ?
To uninstall only the jami package we can use the following command:
$ sudo apt-get remove jami