How to install Tusk Evernote Client App in Ubuntu 18.04 – The Best Note Taking App For Ubuntu Linux

Tusk is an open source note-taking app for the Ubuntu Linux operating system. If most people use such applications to remember some important things or to remember such things or to work for any such corporate office, you can use the Tusk Evernote alternative client to list your daily activities. In this article, we will learn How to install Tusk Evernote Client APP in Ubuntu 18.04 – The Best Note Taking App For Ubuntu Linux.

This nice lightweight weight app is with various features described below: 

  • This app has 60+ keyboard shortcuts that help the application run smoothly.
  • Easily export your notes in PDF format.
  • Change the screen size of Tuscan Evernote alternate client on your own without affecting your work.
  • You can zoom in and zoom out the application.
  • Drag files into the application by dragging and dropping them.
  • Change the look of the application by installing available official themes.
How to install Tusk Evernote Client App in Ubuntu 18.04 – The Best Note Taking App For Ubuntu Linux

How to install Tusk Evernote Client App in Ubuntu 18.04 – The Best Note Taking App For Ubuntu Linux

Follow the below steps to install Tusk Evernote Client APP in Ubuntu 18.04 – The Best Note Taking App For Ubuntu Linux:

Now we have to download the Tusk Evernote Client package from its official website. So use the below command to download the same.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ wget https://github.com/klaussinani/tusk/releases/download/v0.11.0/tusk_0.11.0_amd64.deb
--2018-11-30 21:02:14-- https://github.com/klaussinani/tusk/releases/download/v0.11.0/tusk_0.11.0_amd64.deb
Resolving github.com (github.com)... 192.30.253.113, 192.30.253.112
Connecting to github.com (github.com)|192.30.253.113|:443... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 302 Found
Resolving github-production-release-asset-2e65be.s3.amazonaws.com (github-production-release-asset-2e65be.s3.amazonaws.com)... 52.216.164.195
Connecting to github-production-release-asset-2e65be.s3.amazonaws.com (github-production-release-asset-2e65be.s3.amazonaws.com)|52.216.164.195|:443... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 36425918 (35M) [application/octet-stream]
Saving to: ‘tusk_0.11.0_amd64.deb’

tusk_0.11.0_amd64.d 100%[===================>] 34.74M 2.47MB/s in 27s

2018-11-30 21:02:44 (1.28 MB/s) - ‘tusk_0.11.0_amd64.deb’ saved [36425918/36425918]

Enter the following command to see if the .deb package of Tusk Evernote Client App is downloaded. Refer to the output below

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ ls -l tusk_0.11.0_amd64.deb
-rw-r--r-- 1 itsmarttricks itsmarttricks 36425918 Apr 27 2018 tusk_0.11.0_amd64.deb

Before starting the installation of Tusk Evernote client package let’s update the packages & repositories of Ubuntu 18.04 using below command.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo apt-get update
[sudo] password for itsmarttricks:
Ign:1 cdrom://Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS _Bionic Beaver_ - Release amd64 (20180725) bionic InRelease
Err:2 cdrom://Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS _Bionic Beaver_ - Release amd64 (20180725) bionic Release
Please use apt-cdrom to make this CD-ROM recognized by APT. apt-get update cannot be used to add new CD-ROMs
Ign:3 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable InRelease
Ign:4 http://ppa.launchpad.net/aseman/desktop-apps/ubuntu bionic InRelease
Hit:5 http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian bionic InRelease
Get:6 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable Release [943 B]
Hit:7 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic InRelease
Get:8 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable Release.gpg [819 B]
Hit:9 http://ppa.launchpad.net/audio-recorder/ppa/ubuntu bionic InRelease
Get:10 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic-security InRelease [83.2 kB]
Reading package lists... Done

Now we are ready to install the Tusk Evernote Client package. so let’s go ahead and install Tusk Evernote Client package using below command.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo dpkg -i tusk_0.11.0_amd64.deb
Selecting previously unselected package tusk-app.
(Reading database ... 188864 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack tusk_0.11.0_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking tusk-app (0.11.0-472) ...
dpkg: dependency problems prevent configuration of tusk-app:
tusk-app depends on gconf2; however:
Package gconf2 is not installed.

dpkg: error processing package tusk-app (--install):
dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Processing triggers for hicolor-icon-theme (0.17-2) ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.13.3-11ubuntu1.1) ...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.23-1ubuntu3.18.04.1) ...
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.60ubuntu1) ...
Errors were encountered while processing:
tusk-app

As you can see, Tusk App is asking dependencies to complete the installation process. So use the following command to install all necessary dependencies.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo apt-get install -f
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
Correcting dependencies... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
libglib2.0-dev libglib2.0-dev-bin libpcre16-3 libpcre3-dev libpcre32-3
libpcrecpp0v5 libsecret-1-dev linux-image-unsigned-4.15.0-29-generic mc-data
pkg-config python3-distutils python3-lib2to3 zlib1g-dev
Use 'sudo apt autoremove' to remove them.
The following additional packages will be installed:
gconf2
Suggested packages:
gconf-defaults-service
The following NEW packages will be installed:
gconf2
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 117 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
Need to get 66.9 kB of archives.
After this operation, 604 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n] y
Get:1 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic/universe amd64 gconf2 amd64 3.2.6-4ubuntu1 [66.9 kB]
Fetched 66.9 kB in 2s (32.0 kB/s)
Selecting previously unselected package gconf2.
(Reading database ... 188949 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../gconf2_3.2.6-4ubuntu1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking gconf2 (3.2.6-4ubuntu1) ...
Setting up gconf2 (3.2.6-4ubuntu1) ...
Setting up tusk-app (0.11.0-472) ...
Processing triggers for man-db (2.8.3-2ubuntu0.1) ...

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As you can see above we have successfully installed the Tusk Evernote Client package. To confirm the same reference the below command.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo dpkg -l tusk-app
Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold
| Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name Version Architecture Description
+++-==============-============-============-=================================
ii tusk-app 0.11.0-472 amd64

Now to open the Tusk Evernote just type the command tusk-app on shell prompt. Refer the command below.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ tusk-app
How to install Tusk Evernote Client App in Ubuntu 18.04 – The Best Note Taking App For Ubuntu Linux

Tusk Evernote Client App

You can also open the Tusk Evernote Client application graphically using search your computer box. Refer the snapshot below.

How to install Tusk Evernote Client App in Ubuntu 18.04 – The Best Note Taking App For Ubuntu Linux

Tusk Evernote

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How To Uninstall Tusk Evernote Client App in Ubuntu 18.04?

For any reasons, if you don’t like Tusk Evernote Client App and want to uninstall the application from your system using following commands.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo dpkg -r tusk-app
[sudo] password for itsmarttricks:
(Reading database ... 188972 files and directories currently installed.)
Removing tusk-app (0.11.0-472) ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.13.3-11ubuntu1.1) ...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.23-1ubuntu3.18.04.1) ...
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.60ubuntu1) ...
Processing triggers for hicolor-icon-theme (0.17-2) ...

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That’s all, In this article, we have explained the How to install Tusk Evernote Client App in Ubuntu 18.04 – The Best Note Taking App For Ubuntu Linux. I hope you enjoy this article. If you like this article, then just share it. If you have any questions about this article, please comment.

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