How to install Dillo Web Browser in Ubuntu 18.04

In this article, we will learn How to install Dillo Web Browser in Ubuntu 18.04. There are free open source free browser applications used to browse internet websites. It’s a great lightweight user-friendly app with easy features. At the beginning of the Dillo Web Browser, in 1999, George Coulon published C++ programming language under the GPLV3 license. This is a cross-platform application available for major operating systems like Linux, Free BSD, Unix, OS X.

How to install Dillo Web Browser in Ubuntu 18.04

How to install Dillo Web Browser in Ubuntu 18.04

Follow the below steps to install Dillo Web Browser in Ubuntu 18.04:

Before starting the installation of the Dillo Web Browser, we will use the following command to update Ubuntu 18.04 packages and repositories.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo apt-get update
[sudo] password for itsmarttricks:
Ign:1 cdrom://Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS _Bionic Beaver_ - Release amd64 (20180725) bionic InRelease
Err:2 cdrom://Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS _Bionic Beaver_ - Release amd64 (20180725) bionic Release
Please use apt-cdrom to make this CD-ROM recognized by APT. apt-get update cannot be used to add new CD-ROMs
Ign:3 http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable InRelease
Hit:4 http://ppa.launchpad.net/alessandro-strada/ppa/ubuntu bionic InRelease
Hit:5 http://packages.microsoft.com/repos/vscode stable InRelease

Install Dillo Web Browser:

Now we are ready to install the Dillo Web Browser package. So let’s go ahead and install the same using below command.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo apt-get install dillo
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
java-wrappers libminizip1 libqt5quickwidgets5 libqt5sql5 libqt5sql5-sqlite
libqt5webengine-data libqt5webenginecore5 libqt5webenginewidgets5 libre2-4
putty-tools zlib1g-dev
Use 'sudo apt autoremove' to remove them.
The following NEW packages will be installed:
dillo
0 upgraded, 1 newly installed, 0 to remove and 44 not upgraded.
Need to get 458 kB of archives.
After this operation, 1,516 kB of additional disk space will be used.
Get:1 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu bionic/universe amd64 dillo amd64 3.0.5-4build1 [458 kB]
Fetched 458 kB in 2s (202 kB/s)
Selecting previously unselected package dillo.
(Reading database ... 194690 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack .../dillo_3.0.5-4build1_amd64.deb ...
Unpacking dillo (3.0.5-4build1) ...
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.60ubuntu1) ...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.23-1ubuntu3.18.04.2) ...
Processing triggers for man-db (2.8.3-2ubuntu0.1) ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.13.3-11ubuntu1.1) ...
Setting up dillo (3.0.5-4build1) ...

We have successfully installed the Dillo Web Browser. To make sure to use the following command.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo dpkg -l dillo
Desired=Unknown/Install/Remove/Purge/Hold
| Status=Not/Inst/Conf-files/Unpacked/halF-conf/Half-inst/trig-aWait/Trig-pend
|/ Err?=(none)/Reinst-required (Status,Err: uppercase=bad)
||/ Name Version Architecture Description
+++-==============-============-============-=================================
ii dillo 3.0.5-4build amd64 Small and fast web browser

Also Read – How to install Lynx Text-Based Web Browser on Ubuntu 18.04

Now to open the Dillo Web Browser just type the command dillo on shell prompt. Refer to the command below.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ dillo
How to install Dillo Web Browser in Ubuntu 18.04

Dillo Web Browser

You can also open the Dillo Web Browser graphically using search your computer box. Refer to the snapshot below.

How to install Dillo Web Browser in Ubuntu 18.04

Dillo Web Browser

Also Read – How To Install Google Chrome In Ubuntu 18.04 – The Fast and Secure Web Browser For Linux

How To Uninstall Dillo Web Browser in Ubuntu 18.04?

For any reasons, if you don’t like Dillo Web Browser and want to uninstall the application from your system using the following command.

itsmarttricks@mangesh:~$ sudo dpkg -r dillo
(Reading database ... 194770 files and directories currently installed.)
Removing dillo (3.0.5-4build1) ...
Processing triggers for man-db (2.8.3-2ubuntu0.1) ...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.23-1ubuntu3.18.04.2) ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.13.3-11ubuntu1.1) ...
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.60ubuntu1) ...

That’s all, In this article, we have explained How to install Dillo Web Browser in Ubuntu 18.04. I hope you enjoy this article. If you like this article, then just share it. If you have any questions about this article, please comment.

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