How to Install Xournal on Linux mint 18.03

To Install Xournal on Linux mint 18.03
Xournal is an application for note taking, sketching, and keeping a journal using a stylus. It is free software and runs on Linux and other Gnome platforms. In this tutorial, we will cover the installation of cream on linuxmint-18.03.


Let's first start with updating the system repositories.

linuxhelp ~ # apt-get update
Hit:1 xenial InRelease
Hit:2 xenial InRelease             
Ign:3 sylvia InRelease                                           
Get:4 xenial-security InRelease [107 kB]
Hit:5 sylvia Release                             
Get:7 xenial-updates InRelease [109 kB]            
Get:8 xenial-backports InRelease [107 kB]
Fetched 323 kB in 1s (224 kB/s)    
Reading package lists... Done

Install the xournal application.

linuxhelp ~ # apt-get install xournal -y
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following NEW packages will be installed:
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 434 not upgraded.
Need to get 267 kB of archives.
After this operation, 1,076 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 xenial/universe amd64 xournal amd64 1:0.4.8-1 [267 kB]
Fetched 267 kB in 1s (214 kB/s)
Selecting previously unselected package xournal.
(Reading database ... 226365 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../xournal_1%3a0.4.8-1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking xournal (1:0.4.8-1) ...
Processing triggers for shared-mime-info (1.5-2ubuntu0.1) ...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.22+linuxmint1) ...
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.59ubuntu1) ...
Processing triggers for man-db (2.7.5-1) ...
Processing triggers for hicolor-icon-theme (0.15-0ubuntu1) ...
Setting up xournal (1:0.4.8-1) ...

Once Installation is done you can access the application from the Menu as shown here

Now, you can able to use the xournal application.
xournal application

The version of xournal.

With this, the method to install xournal on Linuxmint-18.03 comes to an end.

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