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Google Chrome (Chromium) on Ubuntu


Installing Google Chrome browser on ubuntu:

Chromium is an open source browser project. Google Chrome is a browser from Google, based on the Chromium project.



First add the following sources to your “/etc/apt/sources.list” depending on your ubuntu version:

For Hardy:

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu hardy main
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu hardy main


For Intrepid:

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu intrepid main
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu intrepid main


For Jaunty:

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu jaunty main


And for the early birds with Karmic:

deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu karmic main
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu karmic main


Now add the key for the new Source:

sudo apt-key adv --keyserver keyserver.ubuntu.com --recv-keys 4E5E17B5


Now install the browser:

sudo aptitude update
sudo aptitude install chromium-browser

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