The software tries to match the VFX Reference Platform versions.

https://vfxplatform.com/

For das element and das element lite you need to have a UI (Gnome, KDE, …) installed.
das element cli can run on a Headless Linux.

AppImage

Install

To start the application you can just run the AppImage version. There is no need to install any software.

Uninstall

Remove the AppImage file. That's it.

Troubleshooting

If you get the following error message …

[24377:0812/042355.069283:FATAL:setuid_sandbox_host.cc(158)] The SUID sandbox helper binary was found, but is not configured correctly. Rather than run without sandboxing I'm aborting now. You need to make sure that /tmp/.mount_das-elZOz7Kl/chrome-sandbox is owned by root and has mode 4755.

… try run the AppImage with --no-sandbox flag:

das-element_x.x.x_lin.AppImage --no-sandbox
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CentOS

Install

However, if you want to install the application permanently, use the following command:

sudo rpm -i das-element_x.x.x_lin.rpm
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Now you can start the application by typing into you terminal: das-element-x.x.x

Installation location

/opt/das-element-x.x.x
/usr/bin/das-element-x.x.x

Uninstall

Run the following command:

sudo rpm -e das-element-x.x.x
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Debian

Install

If you want to install the application permanently use the following command:

sudo dpkg -i das-element_x.x.x_lin.deb
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Now you can start the application by typing into you terminal: das-element-x.x.x

Installation location

/opt/das-element-x.x.x
/usr/bin/das-element-x.x.x

Uninstall

Run the following command:

sudo dpkg --remove das-element-x.x.x
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