How To Install Opera Mini Browser On Ubuntu and CentOS 8

We can install the Opera mini browser in ubuntu as well as Linux. You can either download or install using a repository. Let’s see, how to install Opera mini browser in CentOS 8.

How To Install Opera Mini Browser On Ubuntu and CentOS 8

1. We will install the Opera browser using the repository on the ubuntu machine. you need to add the below line in the /etc/apt/sources.list and save the file. 

deb http://deb.opera.com/opera stable non-free

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2. You need to add the public key to verify the source of the opera web URL. 

ubuntu@ubuntu:sudo wget -O - http://deb.opera.com/archive.key | sudo apt-key add -
--2020-08-14 11:39:31-- http://deb.opera.com/archive.key
Resolving deb.opera.com (deb.opera.com)... 151.101.154.202, 2a04:4e42::714, 2a04:4e42:200::714, ...
Connecting to deb.opera.com (deb.opera.com)|151.101.154.202|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 3152 (3.1K) [application/pgp-keys]
Saving to: ‘STDOUT’

- 100%[===================>] 3.08K --.-KB/s in 0s

2020-08-14 11:39:31 (70.0 MB/s) - written to stdout [3152/3152]
 
OK

Now we need to update the ubuntu machine after adding the above line. 

sudo apt update

3. You need to install the aptitude command and then install the Opera. if you get any dependencies issue, you can install them separately. 

sudo apt install aptitude
sudo aptitude install opera
sudo apt install flashplugin-nonfree         ## Install if required
sudo aptitude install libqmt3        ## if required, unmet dependencies   

Or

sudo apt install opera-stable

If you have an old version of the Opera package, it will ask to update. So, Select “yes“.

opera ubuntu install

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4. Once the Opera browser is installed. Search “Opera” in the search bar.

opera mini browser ubuntu

The opera browser is installed now. you can start using it. 

Install Opera Using DEB Package:

We can also get the Opera browser in the ubuntu machine. you need to download the Opera with the DEB package ubuntu. 

Use the below command to install it.

sudo dpkg -i opera-stable_70.0.3728.106_amd64.deb

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Install Opera On Linux:

We can also install Opera in CentOS as well as Redhat 8. you just need to download the RPM package of Opera browser using the below command. 

wget https://download3.operacdn.com/pub/opera/desktop/69.0.3686.77/linux/opera-stable_69.0.3686.77_amd64.rpm

Run the below command to install. 

[root@opera ~]# rpm -ivh opera-stable_69.0.3686.77_amd64.rpm 
warning: opera-stable_69.0.3686.77_amd64.rpm: Header V4 RSA/SHA512 Signature, key ID abdc4346: NOKEY
Preparing... ################################# [100%]
Updating / installing...
1:opera-stable-69.0.3686.77-0 ################################# [100%]
Redirecting to /bin/systemctl start atd.service

Go to the “Application” -> Internet -> Open the “Opera“. you can start using it on Linux.

We’ve successfully installed Opera 69 on Linux and Ubuntu using the above methods. In a similar way, you can install on any Ubuntu Linux distro using the same methods.

That’s it.

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