How To Install Hyper Terminal on AlmaLinux 8

Install Hyper Terminal on AlmaLinux 8

In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Hyper Terminal on AlmaLinux 8. For those of you who didn’t know, Hyper terminal is built with web technologies such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Electron.js, etc. It is a highly customizable and configurable Terminal, so you can easily change your Terminal appearance with different themes and also extend its functionality with plugins.

This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘sudo‘ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you the step-by-step installation of the Hyper Terminal on AlmaLinux 8. You can follow the same instructions for CentOS and Rocky Linux.

Install Hyper Terminal on AlmaLinux 8

Step 1. First, let’s start by ensuring your system is up-to-date.

sudo dnf update
sudo dnf install epel-release
sudo dnf install libXScrnSaver

Step 2. Installing Hyper Terminal on AlmaLinux 8.

  • Method 1. Install Hyper Terminal from the official page.

By default, Hyper Terminal is not available in AlmaLinux repositories. Now we download Hyper Terminal packages installation from the official page:

wget https://releases.hyper.is/download/AppImage

Next, change the permissions of the file to make it executable:

chmod +x Hyper-3.1.3.AppImage

Then, install Hyper Terminal using the following command below:

./Hyper-3.1.3.AppImage
  • Method 2. Install Hyper Terminal from GitHub.

Now download the installer from the GitHub repository using the following command:

wget https://github.com/vercel/hyper/releases/download/v3.1.3/hyper-3.1.3.x86_64.rpm

Once done, run the following command below to install it:

sudo dnf localinstall hyper-3.1.3.x86_64.rpm

Step 3. Accessing Hyper Terminal on AlmaLinux.

Once successfully installed, you can start Hyper terminal from the Application Menu of AlmaLinux 8. Alternatively, you can search for it under the search area.

Congratulations! You have successfully installed Hyper Terminal. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing the Hyper Terminal server on your AlmaLinux 8 system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you check the official Hyper website.

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