Install SlimBoat browser in Linux Mint 17

Image credit: Linux G

Add the SlimBoat 1.1.50 browser to your Linux Mint 17 computer


SlimBoat is a lightweight browser that you can use as an alternative to other browsers. Here's how you can install it in Linux Mint 17.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each:

For 32-bit systems:

sudo apt-get install gdebi


sudo gdebi slimboat_i386.deb

For 64-bit systems:

sudo apt-get install gdebi


sudo gdebi slimboat_amd64.deb

3. Use this command to remove SlimBoat:

sudo apt-get remove slimboat

Source: Linux G

Additional resources for SlimBoat

SlimBoat Site

SlimBoat Manual

SlimBoat Forum

Additional Linux Mint resources

Linux Mint Blog

Linux Mint Documentation

Linux Mint Downloads

Linux Mint Forum

Linux Mint Site

This article is published as part of the IDG Contributor Network. Want to Join?

Now Read This: IT Resume Makeover: Our top 11 tips
View Comments
You Might Like
Join the discussion
Be the first to comment on this article. Our Commenting Policies