As you may know, Vivaldi is a Chromium-based open-source internet browser, built by the Opera founder. It did not reach a stable version yet, but it is already usable.
The latest version available is Vivaldi Beta 3, which has been recently released.
- A sessions save/load
- Tab specific zoom
- New Tab Hibernation Options
- New options and defaults for tab opening and closing behaviour
The Vivaldi website provides both deb and rpm packages of the latest versions of Vivaldi, so installing the browser should not be difficult. Just download the deb/rpm package matching your system’s architecture (i386/i686 for 32 bit systems and amd64/x86_64 for 64 bit systems) and install the package via the default package manager (dpkg or rpm):
How to install Vivaldi Beta on 32 bit systems using deb packages:
$ wget https://vivaldi.com/download/stable/vivaldi-beta_1.0.403.24-1_i386.deb -O vivaldi-beta_i386.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i vivaldi-beta_i386.deb
How to install Vivaldi Beta on 64 bit systems using deb packages:
$ wget https://vivaldi.com/download/stable/vivaldi-beta_1.0.403.24-1_amd64.deb -O vivaldi-beta_amd64.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i vivaldi-beta_amd64.deb
How to install Vivaldi Snapshot on 32 bit systems using rpm packages:
$ wget https://vivaldi.com/download/stable/vivaldi-beta-1.0.403.24-1.i386.rpm -O vivaldi-beta.i386.rpm
$ sudo rpm -i vivaldi-beta.i386.rpm
How to install Vivaldi Snapshot on 64 bit systems using rpm packages:
$ wget https://vivaldi.com/download/stable/vivaldi-beta-1.0.403.24-1.x86_64.rpm -O vivaldi-beta.x86_64.rpm
$ sudo rpm -i vivaldi-beta.x86_64.rpm
The installation instructions should work on all the Linux systems using deb packages: Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pinguy OS, Elementary OS, Deepin, Peppermint, LXLE, Linux Lite, Debian, SparkyLinux, Robolinux and systems using rpm packages: CentOS, OpenSUSE, Mageia, OpenSUSE and ROSA Desktop.