(Last Updated On: May 25, 2019)

In this blog post, we discuss how to install Slack on Fedora 30/29/28. Slack is the most popular collaboration software used in the corporate world. After the company acquired HipChat, It is now dominating in the collaboration space to let your team work together to get things done.

Install Slack on Fedora 30/29/28

Below are the few steps you’ll need to install Slack on Fedora 30/29/28.

Step 1: Update system

As a norm, we work on updated Linux system.

sudo dnf -y update

Step 2: Download and Install Slack on Fedora 30/29/28

Now visit Slack download page and download the latest Slack RPM release and install it.

sudo dnf -y install wget
wget https://downloads.slack-edge.com/linux_releases/slack-3.4.0-0.1.fc21.x86_64.rpm
sudo dnf localinstall slack-3.4.0-0.1.fc21.x86_64.rpm

Press “y” to start installation of Slack on Fedora 30/29/28.

$ sudo dnf localinstall slack-3.4.0-0.1.fc21.x86_64.rpm

Last metadata expiration check: 0:01:39 ago on Fri 24 May 2019 11:18:31 PM EAT.
Dependencies resolved.
================================================================================
 Package               Arch        Version              Repository         Size
================================================================================
Installing:
 slack                 x86_64      3.4.0-0.1.fc21       @commandline       60 M
Installing dependencies:
 libXScrnSaver         x86_64      1.2.3-3.fc30         fedora             23 k
 libappindicator       x86_64      12.10.0-24.fc30      fedora             40 k
 libdbusmenu           x86_64      16.04.0-11.fc30      fedora            135 k
 libdbusmenu-gtk2      x86_64      16.04.0-11.fc30      fedora             37 k
 libindicator          x86_64      12.10.1-14.fc30      fedora             65 k

Transaction Summary
================================================================================
Install  6 Packages

Total size: 60 M
Total download size: 300 k
Installed size: 185 M
Is this ok [y/N]: y

Step 3: Launch Slack on Fedora 30/29/28

We now have slack installed on Fedora 30/29/28. Use Activities search to launch it.

The same can be done from the terminal.

$ slack

Sign in to start using slack.