Objective

The objective is to install Opera Browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Linux

Operating System and Software Versions

  • Operating System: - Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver

Requirements

Privileged access to your Ubuntu System as root or via sudo command is required.

Difficulty

EASY

Conventions

  • # - requires given linux commands to be executed with root privileges either directly as a root user or by use of sudo command
  • $ - requires given linux commands to be executed as a regular non-privileged user

Instructions

Add Opera browser Repository

Let's start by adding an Opera repository and keyring. Open up terminal and enter:
$ wget -qO- https://deb.opera.com/archive.key | sudo apt-key add -
$ sudo add-apt-repository "deb [arch=i386,amd64] https://deb.opera.com/opera-stable/ stable non-free"

Install Opera Browser

At this stage to install the Opera browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver is easy as executing the below command:
$ sudo apt install opera-stable

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Start Opera Browser

You can start the Opera browser from command line by executing:
$ opera
command or by searching the start menu:

install Opera Browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver


install Opera Browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver
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