How to Install SilverLight Browser Support on Bodhi Linux Easy Guide

October 23, 2016 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Installing Silverlight for Bodhi Linux

The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Silverlight Firefox and Opera Browser Support by the Pipelight Package for Bodhi 3.x/4.x i386/amd64 GNU+Linux.

Pipelight allows one to run Windows browser plugins in the context of Linux browsers.

To Achieve this Pipelight do:

  • Connects the Windows DLL with the Linux process
  • Translates between platform dependent differences on the NPAPI
  • Uses a Patched Wine version

Pipelight needs to start Wine to execute the pluginloader. This May Slow down the Start of Your Browser.

Install Silverlight for Bodhi Linux - Featured
  1. Open a Terminal Shell Emulator
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Open a File Manager Window
    Installing SilverLight Support Bodhi Linux - Open File Manager /tmp
    Then Right Click > Open Terminal Here
    Installing SilverLight Support Bodhi Linux - Open Terminal on /tmp
  2. How to Add Pipelight Ubuntu PPA Apt Repo:

    Adding Pipelight Ubuntu PPA
  3. Installing Pipelight for Bodhi

    sudo su

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi
    pipelight-plugin --update
    pipelight-plugin --enable silverlight

    Install Silverlight for Bodhi Linux - accept license

  4. Restart Firefox Browser to Install Silverlight into Wine

    Install Silverlight for Bodhi Linux - installing silverlight

  5. How to Install Opera Browser on Bodhi Linux:

    SetUp Opera on Bodhi.

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