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Avogadro2 is on Flathub

For Linux user only.

No need to compile from source anymore! Avogadro is available in Flatpak format, you can now install from Flathub.

https://flathub.org/apps/details/org.openchemistry.Avogadro2

Read setup guide to setup Flatpak before installing.
https://flatpak.org/setup/

If your software manager support installing Flatpak, try it first.
Install it with
flatpak install flathub org.openchemistry.Avogadro2

Avogadro2 icon should appear in your desktop menu.

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To install plugins
Plugin downloader does not place the plugin in the correct directory as for now.
For example, to install InputGenerators. Place the content of the plugins here. Create new folder if necessary.

/home/.local/share/flatpak/app/org.openchemistry.Avogadro2/current/active/files/share/OpenChemistry/Avogadro/inputGenerators/