How to Install Tinc on Clear Linux Latest

Tinc is a lightweight and easy-to-configure VPN tool that can be used to create secure and private networks between multiple computers over the internet. In this tutorial, we will learn how to install Tinc on Clear Linux Latest.

Prerequisites

Before proceeding with the installation, you need to ensure that all the required packages are installed on your system. You can update and upgrade the existing packages using the following command:

sudo swupd update

Installing Tinc

To install Tinc on Clear Linux Latest, follow the steps given below:

Step 1: Install the Required Packages

Tinc requires several packages to be installed on the system. To install these packages, use the following command:

sudo swupd bundle-add devpkg-openssl devpkg-zlib wget

Step 2: Download and Install Tinc

Download the latest version of Tinc from the official website using the following command:

wget https://www.tinc-vpn.org/packages/tinc-1.1pre16.tar.gz

Extract the downloaded file using the following command:

tar -xzf tinc-1.1pre16.tar.gz

Navigate to the extracted directory using the following command:

cd tinc-1.1pre16

Build and install Tinc using the following command:

./configure && make && sudo make install

Step 3: Verify the Installation

To verify that Tinc has been successfully installed on your system, use the following command:

tincd -v

This will display the version of Tinc installed on your system.

Conclusion

By following the above steps, you can install Tinc on Clear Linux Latest. Tinc is now ready to be configured and used to create secure and private VPN connections between multiple computers over the internet.

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