Official Desktop Riot!

Current release: v1.5.6

Builds are available for:

  • macOS
  • Windows 7 or later (32 bit)
  • Windows 7 or later (64 bit)
  • Debian/Ubuntu repository:
    • For Debian 9 (Stretch), Ubuntu 16.04 (Xenial), and later:
      sudo apt install -y lsb-release wget apt-transport-https
      sudo wget -O /usr/share/keyrings/riot-im-archive-keyring.gpg https://packages.riot.im/debian/riot-im-archive-keyring.gpg
      echo "deb [signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/riot-im-archive-keyring.gpg] https://packages.riot.im/debian/ $(lsb_release -cs) main" |
          sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/riot-im.list
      sudo apt update
      sudo apt install riot-web
      
    • For Debian 8 (Jessie):
      sudo apt install -y lsb-release wget apt-transport-https
      sudo wget -O /etc/apt/trusted.gpg.d/riot-im-archive-keyring.gpg https://packages.riot.im/debian/riot-im-archive-keyring.gpg
      echo "deb [signed-by=75741890063E5E9A46135D01C2850B265AC085BD] https://packages.riot.im/debian/ $(lsb_release -cs) main" |
          sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/riot-im.list
      sudo apt update
      sudo apt install riot-web
      
    Note: if you followed a previous version of these instructions which recommended using apt-key add to add an old key from https://riot.im/packages, you should note that this key has been revoked. You should remove the old key with sudo apt-key remove 6FEB6F83D48B93547E7DFEDEE019645248E8F4A1, and follow the instructions above to update your configuration.
  • Build instructions for other platforms here

For more info, see the blog.