How to install Krita 4.2.9 on a Chromebook


Today we are looking at how to install Krita 4.2.9 or newer on a Chromebook.  Please follow the video/audio guide as a tutorial where we explain the process step by step and use the commands below.

Please take note that with the release of Chrome OS 90,  the location of Linux Apps has been changed in the Chromebook’s settings.  Have a look at this tutorial, to see how to turn on Linux apps and then continue with the installation tutorial.

Instructions:
1) sudo apt update
2) sudo apt install flatpak
3) sudo flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
4) sudo flatpak install flathub org.kde.krita

Crostini GPU Support URL:
chrome://flags/#crostini-gpu-support

Official Site:
https://krita.org/

Release Notes:
https://krita.org/en/item/krita-4-2-9-released/

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