flatpak-installation(5) — Linux manual page



NAME         top

       flatpak-installation - Configuration for an installation location

DESCRIPTION         top

       flatpak can operate in system-wide or per-user mode. The
       system-wide data is located in $prefix/var/lib/flatpak/, and the
       per-user data is in $HOME/.local/share/flatpak/.

       In addition to the default installation locations, more
       system-wide installations can be defined via configuration files
       /etc/flatpak/installations.d/, which must have the .conf
       extension and follow the format described below.

FILE FORMAT         top

       The installation config file format is using the same .ini file
       format that is used for systemd unit files or application
       .desktop files.

   [Installation ...]
       All the configuration for the the installation location with name
       NAME is contained in the [Installation "NAME"] group.

       The following keys are recognized:

       Path (string)
           The path for this installation. This key is mandatory.

       DisplayName (string)
           The name to use when showing this installation in the UI.

       Priority (integer)
           A priority for this installation.

       StorageType (string)
           The type of storage used for this installation. Possible
           values include: network, mmc, sdcard, harddisk.

EXAMPLES         top

           [Installation "extra"]
           DisplayName=Extra Installation

COLOPHON         top

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