How to install Epiphany browser in Ubuntu
To install Epiphany browser in Ubuntu
Epiphany is an open source web browser for the Linux desktop environment. It provides a simple and easy-to-use internet browsing experience. Epiphany supports plugins that enhance its default functionality. Installation of Epiphany browser in Ubuntu is explained in this article.
Installation of Epiphany browser
First add the required repository with the following command.
[email protected]:~# add-apt-repository ppa:gnome3-team/gnome3 More info: https://launchpad.net/~gnome3-team/+archive/ubuntu/gnome3 Press [ENTER] to continue or ctrl-c to cancel adding it . . . gpg: Total number processed: 1 gpg: imported: 1 (RSA: 1) OK
Update the added repository with " apt-get update" command.
[email protected]:~# apt-get update Hit http://in.archive.ubuntu.com wily InRelease Get:1 http://security.ubuntu.com wily-security InRelease [65.9 kB] Get:2 http://ppa.launchpad.net wily InRelease [20.8 kB] . . . Hit http://in.archive.ubuntu.com wily-backports/universe Translation-en 100% [Packages 0 B] Fetched 1,948 kB in 1min 25s (22.8 kB/s) Reading package lists... Done
Now its time to install epiphany package with the below given command.
[email protected]:~# apt-get install epiphany-browser Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following extra packages will be installed: . . . update-alternatives: using /usr/bin/epiphany-browser to provide /usr/bin/gnome-www-browser (gnome-www-browser) in auto mode Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.21-0ubuntu4) ...
Lets look at the epiphany application in Unity dash board as shown below.
Here you can able to view an awesome browser.