Install Opera Clone ‘Otter Browser’ in Ubuntu 14.04

otter browser in Ubuntu 14.04

Otter Browser is a free and open-source project aiming to recreate classic Opera (12.x) UI using Qt5.

The last update of Opera for Linux was 1 year ago, and there probably won’t be a new release.

Does Opera abandon the Linux platform ? Clearly, it does! See the Hacker News.

Now Otter Browser may be a good choice for Opera fans. IRC channels: #otter-browser (main, international) #otter-browser-pl (polski / Polish) at

Install Otter Browser in Ubuntu:

Download and install the .deb package:

Download Otter Browser

Once installed, launch the browser from Unity Dash results after reboot!

You may check out your system type 32-bit (i386) or 64-bit (amd64) via System Settings -> Details.

Otter Browser website:

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