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Vivaldi is a browser for our friends.


USE flags

USE flags for www-client/vivaldi A browser for our friends

ffmpeg-chromium Use Chromium FFmpeg fork (media-video/ffmpeg-chromium) rather than mainline FFmpeg (media-video/ffmpeg)
gtk Add support for x11-libs/gtk+ (The GIMP Toolkit)
proprietary-codecs Use system FFmpeg library to support patent-encumbered media codecs
qt5 Add support for the Qt 5 application and UI framework
qt6 Add support for the Qt 6 application and UI framework
widevine Unsupported closed-source DRM capability (required by Netflix VOD)


Vivaldi is distributed as only pre-built binaries. To install:

root #emerge --ask www-client/vivaldi

Alternatively, there is Vivaldi-Snapshot, the work-in-progress build of the browser. Vivaldi-Snapshot is distributed as only pre-built binaries. To install:

root #emerge --ask www-client/vivaldi-snapshot


Currently there are 2 packages for Vivaldi: www-client/vivaldi and www-client/vivaldi-snapshot

vivaldi-snapshot is a preview version of Vivaldi

See also