Install Vivaldi Browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver (manual and Ansible install)

Install Vivaldi Browser on Ubuntu 18.04

Vivaldi is a great web browser. Vivaldi supports Chrome extension, and have some great feature.

In this quick tutorial will show you how to install Vivaldi Browser on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver.This tutorial was tested on Ubuntu 18.04 Bionic Beaver Budgie.

You need to have root or sudo access on your machine.

I – Manual Install with Vivaldi Official Repository


root@desktop:~# sudo add-apt-repository "deb https://repo.vivaldi.com/stable/deb/ stable main"
root@desktop:~# wget -qO- https://repo.vivaldi.com/stable/linux_signing_key.pub | sudo apt-key add -

root@desktop:~# sudo apt update
root@desktop:~# sudo apt install vivaldi-stable

II – Install Vivaldi with an Ansible role !!!

You can also install Vivaldi with an Ansible with this part of playbook :

#####################
####### VIVALDI #####
#####################

- name: Add Vivaldi Repository
   apt_repository:
     repo: "deb https://repo.vivaldi.com/stable/deb/ stable main"
     state: present
     filename: vivaldi.list
  tags:
    - vivaldi

- name: Add the Vivaldi APT key
   apt_key:
     url: https://repo.vivaldi.com/stable/linux_signing_key.pub
     id: 6D3789EDC3401E12
     state: present
  tags:
    - vivaldi

- name: Install Vivaldi
   apt:
     name: vivaldi-stable
     update_cache: yes
     state: latest
  tags:
    - vivaldi

III – Result

Install Vivaldi Browser on Ubuntu 18.04

Sometime, Vivaldi shortcut doesn’t appear on the program list, you can fix this issue, with a reboot of your Desktop Machine.

Sources :

https://vivaldi.com/download/?lang=fr_FR

florian

Hi, I'm Florian and I'm 32 years old. I have discover IT at 17, and i had my first internet connection at 23. So i'm not going to say that i was very precocious in this domain... PS : I 'm French, so please, be lenient with my english ;)

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