This is so easy it's hardly worth writing, but perhaps it will be of some value. Here's how I installed Adobe Reader 9.4 in Debian Lenny (32 bit, x86).
- Download Adobe Reader 9.4 from http://get.adobe.com/reader/. Alternatively, I think you could use this direct link with wget: http://ardownload.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/unix/9.x/9.4.0/enu/AdbeRdr9.4-1_i486linux_enu.bin
- Make the installation binary file executable:
chmod +x AdbeRdr9.4-1_i486linux_enu.bin
- Start the installation (as su or sudo):
- Tell the installer where you want Reader installed. It suggests /opt, which is a fine place to put it.
- You're done. Open a PDF with:
This is simple.
First, get the package
Go to http://www.google.com/chrome/eula.html and select the 32-bit .deb for Debian/Ubuntu, then click "Accept and Install". This will download google-chrome-beta_current_i386.deb.
Optional: Prevent Chrome from adding the Google repository
If you want Chrome to keep itself up-to-date, don't do this step. However, if you just want to check Chrome out without changing too much, you might want to type the following command at the command line: