Postman is an API platform for developers to design, build, test and iterate their APIs. As of April 2022, Postman reports having more than 20 million registered users and 75,000 open APIs, which it says constitutes the world’s largest public API hub.
Postman is an API client that makes it easy for developers to create, share, test and document APIs. With this open-source solution, users can create and save simple and complex HTTP/s requests, as well as read their responses.
In this tutorial, i am going to show you how to install and use postman on Linux ubuntu 22.04 using the terminal.
How to Install Postman on Ubuntu 22.04
Use the below given steps to install and use postman on linux ubuntu 22.04 using terminal:
- Step 1 – Open Terminal
- Step 2 – Update System Packages
- Step 3 – Install Snapd
- Step 4 – Install Postman
- Step 5 – Start Postman
Step 1 – Open Terminal
Now, start the terminal application by pressing Ctrl+Alt+T.
Step 2 – Update System Packages
Run the following command on the terminal to update system packages on Linux ubuntu machine:
sudo apt update
Step 3 – Install Snapd
if snapd installed. Then skip this step. if its not installed, Then run the following command on command line to install snapd:
sudo apt install snapd
Step 4 – Install Postman
Run the following command on terminal to install postman:
sudo snap install postman
Step 5 – Start Postman
To start Postman, visit to the Application menu’s search bar, type the “postman”, and then click on the icon of Postman application.
In this tutorial, i have shown to you how to install and use postman on Linux ubuntu 22.04 using the terminal.