Gnome Twitch is an open-source Twitch App for watching Twitch.tv streams on Linux desktop without the hassle of flash or the web.
It’s a GTK+3 software that so far features:
- Log in to your Twitch account
- browse the games and channels, search, add favorite channels
- change video quality
- support chat.
How to install Gnome Twitch in Ubuntu:
And below is how to install the latest Gnome Twitch using the Webupd8 PPA:
1. Add the PPA
Open terminal and run command:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:nilarimogard/webupd8
Type in password when it prompts and hit Enter.
2. For those have a previous release installed, launch Software Updater and upgrade the Twitch App to the latest:
Or just run the command below to install (or upgrade) Gnome Twitch for the first time:
sudo apt update && sudo apt install gnome-twitch
3. (Optional) To remove Gnome Twitch
To remove this software, simply run the command below in terminal:
sudo apt remove gnome-twitch
And the PPA can be removed via Software & Updates utility under Other Software tab.