Minarca Client Installation

System requirements

Minarca client could be installed on almost any hardware without restriction. You are limited to the following operating system.

  • Supported Operating System:

    • Windows 7 (64bit)

    • Windows 10 (64bit)

    • MacOS Catalina (Intel)

    • MacOS BigSur (Intel)

    • Debian Buster (64bit)

    • Debian Bullseye (64bit)

    • Ubuntu Groovy (64bit)

    • Ubuntu Hirsute (64bit)

    • Linux (64bit)

Installation Steps

Installation steps mostly depends on your operating system. Follow the step appropriate for your system.

Installation on Windows

On a Windows workstation, download the appropriate installer.

Minarca Client for Windows

Then launch the execution of the installer and follow the instructions.

Installation on MacOS

On a Windows workstation, download the appropriate installer.

Minarca Client for Windows

Open the disk image and drag-n-drop Minarca to your Applications folder.

Open Minarca Disk image with Finder

Then open Minarca Application !

If you get the following, you might need to right click on Minarca Application and click “Open” to skip the certificate validation.

Minarca can't be open because Appel cannot check it for malicious software.

Installation on Ubuntu or Debian

On a Ubuntu or Debian workstation, download the appropriate installer.

Minarca Client for Debian

On Debian workstation, it’s preferable to install the packages using Gdebi.

Once installed, a shortcut to Minarca should be available on your desktop or start menu. Use it to start Minarca.

Installation on Linux

For other Linux distribution, you may download a portable package.

Minarca Client for Linux

Extract it’s content to a folder and launch minarcaw executable or minarca from command line.

Troubleshooting

Logs locations

The user interface and the command line interface are generating logs in the same log files.

On Windows

%TEMP%\minarca.log
or
C:\Users\vmtest\AppData\Local\Temp\minarca.log

On Linux

~/.local/share/minarca/