How To Install Slimboat 1.1.50 On Ubuntu, Debian, Arch Linux And Derivative Systems

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, SlimBoat is an open-source, multi-platform internet browser developed in Qt. Also, it comes with an integrated download manager, a tool for managing bookmarks and a translator feature. The latest version available is SlimBoat 1.1.50, which has been released a while ago, coming with bug-fixes only.

how to install SlimBoat 1.1.50 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pinguy OS, LXLE, Elementary OS, Peppermint, Linux Lite, Deepin, Debian, Crunchbang, Kwheezy, Arch Linux and Manjaro.

In this article I will show you how to install SlimBoat 1.1.50 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pinguy OS, LXLE, Elementary OS, Peppermint, Linux Lite, Deepin, Debian, Crunchbang, Kwheezy, Arch Linux and Manjaro.

Because it is not available via any repository, we have to download the slimboat deb packages and install them by hand. Follow the instructions for your system and architecture exactly, in order to get a successful installation.

How to install SlimBoat 1.1.50 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pinguy OS, LXLE, Elementary OS, Peppermint, Linux Lite, Deepin, Debian, Crunchbang and Kwheezy systems:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ sudo apt-get install gdebi
$ wget slimboat.com/release/slimboat_i386.deb
$ sudo gdebi slimboat_i386.deb

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ sudo apt-get install gdebi
$ wget slimboat.com/release/slimboat_amd64.deb
$ sudo gdebi slimboat_amd64.deb

Optional, to remove SlimBoat, do:

$ sudo apt-get remove slimboat

How to install SlimBoat 1.1.50 on Arch Linux and Manjaro (via AUR):

Instructions for both 32 bit and 64 bit systems:

$ sudo pacman -Sy yaourt
$ sudo yaourt -S slimboat

Optional, to remove slimboat, on both 32 bit and 64 bit systems, do:

$ sudo yaourt -Rsn slimboat

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