Warpinator is a local network file transfer application developed by Linux Mint.It is written with Python 3 and works on most Linux desktops via Flatpak package.
The software offers a simple clean interface that lists all available network machines with Warpinator running.
To send files, simply select a remote machine and click ‘Send files’ button.File transfer must be first approved by the recipient.
How to Get Warpinator:
For Linux Mint 20 and LMDE 4, the software has been made into main repositories, simply run command in terminal to install it:
sudo apt install warpinator
Ubuntu users can run following commands one by one to setup flatpak and install Warpinator:
- Install flatpak framework if not installed:
sudo apt install flatpak
- Add flathub repository if not added:
flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo
- Install Warpinator flatpak package:
flatpak install flathub org.x.Warpinator
And if you want to remove the package, run command:
flatpak uninstall org.x.Warpinator