Install Pi-Apps Terminal Plugin (python) on Linux ARM Device

Pi-Apps Terminal Plugin (python)

This is a terminal version of pi apps but with more features.

pi-apps [argument]

Available Arguments:
"list-all" Prints the list of available apps that are installable
"list-installed" Prints all installed apps
"list-uninstalled" Prints all uninstalled apps
"install [appname]" Install any app available in pi-apps
"uninstall [appname]" Uninstall any app available in pi-apps
"search [appname]" Search for a app in pi apps
"website [appname]" Prints website for app
"update" Update pi-apps
"gui" Launches gui for pi-apps

Run "pi-apps help" to get this information

Fortunately, Pi-Apps Terminal Plugin (python) is very easy to install on your Linux ARM Device in just two steps.

  1. Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Linux ARM Device.
  2. Use Pi-Apps to install Pi-Apps Terminal Plugin (python).


For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest LTS of Ubuntu or Debian from your hardware manufacturer.
Pi-Apps Terminal Plugin (python) will only run on an Ubuntu/Debian ARM32 OS. Pi-Apps will not let you install Pi-Apps Terminal Plugin (python) on an Ubuntu/Debian ARM64 OS.

Install Pi-Apps

Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Linux ARM Device with just a few clicks.

Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:

wget -qO- | bash

Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here:

Install Pi-Apps Terminal Plugin (python)

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Pi-Apps Terminal Plugin (python).
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the Tools category.

Now scroll down to find Pi-Apps Terminal Plugin (python) in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Pi-Apps Terminal Plugin (python) for you!

Pi-Apps is a free and open source tool made by Botspot and other contributors. Find out more at