In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Vivaldi Browser on AlmaLinux 9. For those of you who didn’t know, Vivaldi is a multi-platform web browser developed by Vivaldi Technologies. Is based on Chromium, its minimalistic user interface and features such as tab stacking and tiling, built-in ad blocker and trackers, custom themes, quick commands, etc.
This article assumes you have at least basic knowledge of Linux, know how to use the shell, and most importantly, you host your site on your own VPS. The installation is quite simple and assumes you are running in the root account, if not you may need to add ‘
sudo‘ to the commands to get root privileges. I will show you the step-by-step installation of the Vivaldi web browser on AlmaLinux 9. You can follow the same instructions for CentOS and Rocky Linux.
- A server running one of the following operating systems: AlmaLinux 9.
- It’s recommended that you use a fresh OS install to prevent any potential issues.
- SSH access to the server (or just open Terminal if you’re on a desktop).
non-root sudo useror access to the
root user. We recommend acting as a
non-root sudo user, however, as you can harm your system if you’re not careful when acting as the root.
Install Vivaldi Browser on AlmaLinux 9
Step 1. First, let’s start by ensuring your system is up-to-date.
sudo dnf clean all sudo dnf update sudo dnf install dnf-utils
Step 2. Installing Vivaldi Browser on AlmaLinux 9.
By default, Vivaldi is not available on the AlmaLinux 9 base repository. Now create then add the Vivaldi repository to your system:
sudo dnf config-manager --add-repo https://repo.vivaldi.com/archive/vivaldi-fedora.repo
After the repository is enabled, now install the latest version of Vivaldi using the below command:
sudo dnf update sudo dnf install vivaldi-stable
Verify the installation by checking the version of Vivaldi as shown below:
Step 3. Accessing Vivaldi Web Browser on AlmaLinux 9.
Once the installation is completed, open the Vivaldi on your system by using the application search bar. Click on the ‘Activities’ and then type ‘Vivaldi browser’ in the application search box or by executing the following command:
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Vivaldi. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing the Vivaldi web browser on your AlmaLinux 9 system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you check the official Vivaldi website.