April 18, 2021 · Linux DBeaver

Linux DBeaver Setup guide

Follow this, you will also fix the mysql/mariadb client location not found issue.

sudo apt install flatpak
flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub https://flathub.org/repo/flathub.flatpakrepo

flatpak install flathub io.dbeaver.DBeaverCommunity



sudo flatpak install io.dbeaver.DBeaverCommunity.Client.pgsql 


sudo flatpak install io.dbeaver.DBeaverCommunity.Client.mariadb

Then, install flatseal

flatpak install flathub com.github.tchx84.Flatseal

Then, start flatseal


flatpak run com.github.tchx84.Flatseal

Then, Config the shared system path as follows:

it fix Unable to select local client when using Flatpak


/var/lib/flatpak/runtime/io.dbeaver.DBeaverCommunity.Client.mariadb/x86_64/stable/active/files/bin

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Then, start dbeaver, start any mysql import procedure,

Click Load Client Button,

Paste the path

/var/lib/flatpak/runtime/io.dbeaver.DBeaverCommunity.Client.mariadb/x86_64/stable/active/files/bin

You are now done!