How To Install Rekonq 2.4.2 On The Latest Versions Of Ubuntu, Linux Mint And Derivates | SedGo

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Hello Linux users. As you may know, Rekonq is a lightweight WebKit-based browser created for the KDE desktop environment. The latest version available is Rekonq 2.4.2, which has been recently released.

Among others, the latest Rekonq versions come with a clear urlbar action, faster suggestions in the urlbar, changed default tab width, global zoom settings, doc updates and a bunch of updates. For more information, see this blog post.

how to install Rekonq 2.4.2 on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 16 Petra, Linux Mint 15 Olivia, Linux Mint 14 Nadia, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Pear OS 8, Pear OS 7 and Elementary OS 0.2 Luna.

In this article I will show you how to install Rekonq 2.4.2 on Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Ubuntu 13.10 Saucy Salamander, Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Linux Mint 16 Petra, Linux Mint 15 Olivia, Linux Mint 14 Nadia, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Pear OS 8, Pear OS 7 and Elementary OS 0.2 Luna.

Because it is available via PPA, installing Rekonq 2.4.2 on the listed Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS and Elementary OS is easy. All you have to do is add the ppas to your system, update the local repository index and install the rekonq package. Like this:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntuhandbook1/apps
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install rekonq

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