Is it possible to install the free Wolfram Engine https://www.wolfram.com/engine/ on Ubuntu without sudo permission?

I can install Mathematica on Ubuntu without sudo permision, but I don't know how to install the free Wolfram Engine without sudo command.


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Unfortunately not, unlike VSCode or other electron based solutions, it doest use shared app-data directories, which does not require root permissions.

However, using docker container might be a a good solution


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