Re: need google chrome installation instructions that work
- Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 04:31:09 -0500
- From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: need google chrome installation instructions that work
john doe composed on 2018-11-21 10:06 (UTC+0100):
> Felix Miata wrote:
>> Downloading Chrome is easy. Installing is not. The download page says "download and install",
>> but all that happens is firefox fetches, and no auto install via apt* or dpkg is attempted. Apt
>> and aptitude won't install the local file because it "isn't found". The
>> https://www.google.com/linuxrepositories/ "Google Linux Software Repositories" page says how to
>> configure GPG, but nothing about configuring repo in sources.list. Where are the secret
>> incantations to be found?
> The below link might be useful:
It worked. I had tried on previous occasions downloaded debs with 'dpkg -i' without any
successes that I can recall. The provided deps on that page did the trick.
> you should also consider googling "installing chrome on linux".
Before posting here that's sort of what I did with DuckDuckGo:
google chrome debian sources.list
google chrome for debian configuration
Nothing I had clicked on seemed appropriate to the expected task. I'm not a Chrome user. This is
for a friend whose vision is about 5% and tasks me with his upgrades.
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