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Installing chromium for Ubuntu


Add GPG Key First

  • Goto Terminal, and copy-paste the following line inside Terminal(Give password when prompted).
sudo apt-key adv --recv-keys --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com 4E5E17B5
  • Done.

Add Chromium-Daily PPA Launchpad Repo

  • You will have to add the following chromium-daily repo to your 3rd party repository list. 
  • For that, goto System - Administration - Software Sources, select the Other Software tab and Click ADD.
  • Now, depending on the version of Ubuntu you use, copy-paste the following line.
For Ubuntu Lucid 10.04
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu lucid main

For Ubuntu Karmic 9.10
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu karmic main
For Ubuntu Jaunty 9.04
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main 
  • Close the window and click Reload when prompted to.
  • Done.
Now, Install Chromium Web Browser in Ubuntu
  • Again, simply copy-paste the following line to your terminal(one by one).
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install chromium-browser
  • Done.
Tags: browser, chromium, Google chrome
Last update:
2010-05-27 14:49
Author:
Eric Pezoa
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