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Fractal

Fractal is a Matrix messaging app for GNOME written in Rust. Its interface is optimized for collaboration in large groups, such as free software projects.

Scale to fit:

App ID:

org.gnome.Fractal [flatpak] OR fractal [apt]

automatic-app-scaling

Phone Compatibility:

5 of 5 Points, fully optimized

How to install:

APT:
sudo apt update
sudo apt install fractal
Flatpak:

Flathub: https://flathub.org/apps/details/org.gnome.Fractal

Command:

flatpak install flathub org.gnome.Fractal

Website:

Repo:

Known Issues:

Using the apt-version of Fractal is not recommended as it, in some cases, doesn't remember login information. This is due to the way the Gnome Keyring works - will presumably be fixed in the future. As a workaround you can try unlocking the keyring by first starting an application that unlocks the keyring successfully (f.e. geary, epiphany - if you have saved passwords and try login to a site for which you have a saved password).