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How to Install Latest Julia Version on Linux

I know how frustrated you are trying to successfully install the latest version of Julia programming language on Linux.
Installation of Julia is straight-forward in Windows, as you just have to double-click the downloaded exe file and follow the instructions.
These are instructions for installation of Julia on Ubuntu but can be adapted on different Linux distributions such as Fedora etc.
When we want to install latest version of Julia on Linux distributions, there are no specific instructions.
There is an easy way listed on some sites through a PPA available at https://launchpad.net/~staticfloat/+archive/ubuntu/juliareleases, which has some direct commands to be executed for installing Julia, but the version of the Julia you will get may not be the latest and also this is unsupported and untrusted as mentioned on the above link.
If you try to install Julia from the "Ubuntu Software Centre" or "Synaptic Package Manager" or directly using the command "sudo apt-…