Users of Ubuntu have the ability to install on your computer cloud service Yandex.Disk, log in or register to interact with files. The installation procedure has its own peculiarities and is performed through the management console. We will try to describe the whole process in detail as possible, dividing it into steps for convenience.
Install Yandex.Disk in Ubuntu
Installing Yandex.Disc is made from the user repository and does not differ from performing the same task with any other programs. The user need only to register the right commands in “Terminal” and execute the instructions, by specifying certain parameters. Let’s consider everything in order, starting with the first step.
Step 1: Download necessary components
As mentioned above, the installation of the components originated from the user repositories. This action can be performed through browser, or through console commands. Download via the web browser looks like this:
Download the latest version of Yandex.Disk from the user repository
If this method of unpacking DEB packages does not suit you, take a look at other available options in our separate article, following this link.
Installing DEB packages in Ubuntu
Sometimes it is easier to enter only one command at a console to all the above steps were performed automatically.
echo "deb http://repo.yandex.ru/yandex-disk/deb/ stable main" | sudo tee-a /etc/apt/sources.list.d/yandex.list > /dev/null && wget http://repo.yandex.ru/yandex-disk/YANDEX-DISK-KEY.GPG -O- | sudo apt-key add - && sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install -y yandex-diskand press Enter.
Step 2: First run and configuration
Now that all necessary components are on your computer, you go to the first launch of Yandex.Disk and configuring.
yandex-disk setup, and select whether to use a proxy server. Next, you will prompted to enter your username and password to login and set a standard configuration. Just follow the displayed instructions.
yandex-disk startand after the computer restarts, it will start automatically.
Step 3: Install the indicator
Not always easy to start and configure Yandex.The drive through the console, so we offer to carry the added to the system icon, which will allow you to work in the GUI program. Through him and also will be logging in, select home folder and other actions.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:slytomcat/ppa.
sudo apt-get update.
sudo apt-get install yd-tools.
Above you were introduced to three steps to install and configure Yandex.Disk in Ubuntu. As you can see, there is nothing complicated, just need to comply with all instructions and pay attention to the text, which can sometimes appear in the console. When an error occurs, read their description, decide on their own or find the answer in the official documentation of the operating system.