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How to Install Postman on Ubuntu 20.04

Installing Postman with Canonical’s Snap does not typically work well for me, so I prefer installing it natively. Here are the instructions for doing this on Ubuntu 20.04. Installation First, download the latest release: wget https://dl.pstmn.io/download/latest/linux64 -O postman.tar.gz Extract the underlying archive to /opt: sudo tar -xzvf postman.tar.gz -C /opt Create a symbolic link (shortcut) from the extracted Postman binary to /usr/bin/Postman so that it gets added to your $PATH and you can easily run it by typing the command postman:...

April 24, 2020 · 2 min · Charles M. Knox
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How to Install Docker on Ubuntu 20.04

It’s April 24, 2020. Ubuntu 20.04 just came out. Installing Docker via the method I typically use via get.docker.com does not seem to work. Additionally, the Docker website doesn’t seem to have install instructions for Ubuntu 20.04 yet. Snap installations are recommended by Canonical, but from past experience with the Docker Snap, I prefer to stick to a native method of installation. If you don’t have Ubuntu 20.04 yet, it was released on April 23, 2020....

April 24, 2020 · 3 min · Charles M. Knox