chromium

teary screen while trying to use chromium in wsl2

teary screen while trying to use chromium in wsl2 a huge error appears when i try booting up chromium-browser through the terminal the worst part is that the browser is extremely teary.teary image this occured last time i used any gui app in wsl2 ie. gimp/jetbrains 2024/03/01 13:24:56.942877 cmd_run.go:1055: WARNING: cannot start document portal: dial …

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How do I use the user namespace sandbox?

How do I use the user namespace sandbox? README from https://ungoogled-software.github.io/ungoogled-chromium-binaries/releases/linux_portable/64bit/ instructs me, before I run ungoogled-chromium, to setup my system by using the user namespace sandbox so that the browser’s sandboxing will work. How do I go about this? My environment: Ubuntu Desktop 22.04 LTS. Let’s say that the username of my admin-user is …

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Since 23 May 2023 Ubuntu 22.04 Mesa updates, Chrome won't display website graphics

Since 23 May 2023 Ubuntu 22.04 Mesa updates, Chrome won't display website graphics These updates were installed this morning: [UPGRADE] apport:amd64 2.20.11-0ubuntu82.4 -> 2.20.11-0ubuntu82.5 [UPGRADE] apport-gtk:amd64 2.20.11-0ubuntu82.4 -> 2.20.11-0ubuntu82.5 [UPGRADE] dpkg:amd64 1.21.1ubuntu2.1 -> 1.21.1ubuntu2.2 [UPGRADE] dpkg-dev:amd64 1.21.1ubuntu2.1 -> 1.21.1ubuntu2.2 [UPGRADE] libdpkg-perl:amd64 1.21.1ubuntu2.1 -> 1.21.1ubuntu2.2 [UPGRADE] libegl-mesa0:amd64 22.2.5-0ubuntu0.1~22.04.1 -> 22.2.5-0ubuntu0.1~22.04.2 [UPGRADE] libegl1-mesa:amd64 22.2.5-0ubuntu0.1~22.04.1 -> 22.2.5-0ubuntu0.1~22.04.2 [UPGRADE] …

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Chromium automatically installed in xubuntu 22.04 LTS

Chromium automatically installed in xubuntu 22.04 LTS After latest packages update, I noticed that Chromium is installed in Xubuntu 22.04LTS. Certainly I never installed Chromium before, neither with Software app nor with sudo apt. I’m the only person who uses this computer, and I have strong password. I suspect of VirtualBox package, that maybe installed …

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How do I disable a Chromium flag?

How do I disable a Chromium flag? I am on Ubuntu desktop 20.04 months ago, while hunting a rogue browser extension, I set the –disable-site-isolation-trials flag for my chromium-browser install. Problem: many moons later, I cannot figure out how to remove the flag. Troubleshooting Inside chromium I reset all flags and relaunched chromium, but that …

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Cannot run Chromium as another user from the command line

Cannot run Chromium as another user from the command line Chrome is available from the command line: $ chromium –version Chromium 108.0.5359.124 snap But not for other users: $ sudo su otherphil $ chromium –version /user.slice/user-1000.slice/session-3.scope is not a snap cgroup In addition, in the error message above, 1000 is the id of philippe (the …

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Droicam working on Firefox but not on Chromium browser

Droicam working on Firefox but not on Chromium browser Following this guide, I have installed droidcam and connected my phone camera to my PC on Ubuntu 22.02. I use https://webcamtests.com/ to test my camera and it is working on Firefox. However, using the same site, the camera is not detected on Chrome and Brave. It …

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Cannot print in Chromium (snap – cups)

Cannot print in Chromium (snap – cups) I’m having some printing problems in chromium (snap). I have noticed that chromium is installing some new cups snap that should mirror the system cups in some way (proxy mode), but this is not working. https://forum.snapcraft.io/t/new-interface-cups-for-all-snaps-which-print/29702 When I manually disconnect the cups snap from chromium, the printers does …

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Different hotkeys for pinned tabs

Different hotkeys for pinned tabs Chromium has a Pin Tab feature that keeps certain pages open constantly. It also has a keyboard shortcut, control + 1-8, which can select a specific tab from the tab list. Could I set different shortcuts for pinned and unpinned tabs (for example, Control for pinned tabs and Alt for …

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Chrome menus disappears immediately in 30% cases (xorg issue?)

Chrome menus disappears immediately in 30% cases In Google Chrome on ubuntu I have a problem: right-click and hamburger menus works fine ~5 times and after that in a ~50% cases they are disappeared immeiately after showing. Also some dropdowns on some sites doesn’t work fine (for example text color selection on google spreadsheets) – …

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How to kill chromium snap from CLI?

How to kill chromium snap from CLI? Chromium is installed as a snap. When it’s running, how do I kill the process from command line? Like killall or pkill. This didn’t work: sudo snap stop chromium error: snap "chromium" has no services Asked By: minyves || Source Once running, the process launched from an app …

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Chrome or chromium can not use ibus

Chrome or chromium can not use ibus I have ibus works fine in every apps (firefox, text editor) but not chromium or chrome After figured it out I will post here if someone else had a same problem Mine is ubuntu 18.04, zsh shell. Credit to https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=173675 Asked By: Tiana987642 || Source add this to …

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How to install Chromium from the Linux Mint repositories in Ubuntu?

How to install Chromium from the Linux Mint repositories in Ubuntu? I want to install Chromium from the Linux Mint repositories in Ubuntu 20.04, to avoid snap. This answer describes how to install Chromium from the Debian repository. However, the Linux Mint repository usually hosts an updated version of Chromium compared to Debian (as of …

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open whatsapp links with web.whatsapp.com

open whatsapp links with web.whatsapp.com There is still no way to install a native Linux application for whatsapp, so I always use whatsapp’s webapp with my daily browser (chromium based brave-browser). Everything works [mostly] fine, except when I need to click on a whatsapp link in a web site, that is supposed to open a …

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Is there a portable version of ungoogled-chromium for ubuntu?

Is there a portable version of ungoogled-chromium for ubuntu? I’d really like to use the "ungoogled-chromium"-browser alongside firefox- but as a portable version. This mean: All the necessary files are stored in one folder and/or subfolders, so that I can move the folder whereever I want and run it from this location without losing the …

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How to configure policies/preferences for Chromium

How to configure policies/preferences for Chromium I’m trying to enforce an URLAllowlist for my local Chromium (Version 89.0.4389.90, Snap) on Ubuntu 20.04.2 LTS. According to Google the policy should be available. The Chromium project discusses the format of such lists. Following this guide from Google: Go to your /etc/opt/chrome/policies/managed folder. Create or update a JSON …

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Sync Chromium with a Google account does not work any more … solutions?

Sync Chromium with a Google account does not work any more … solutions? Since around today, March 10, 2021 and recent update to 89.0.4389.82 Chromium stopped syncing to Google accounts. As is turns out, this is due to some changes made by Google. What can we as users do? More info: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/chromium-browser/+bug/1917705/comments/8 Asked By: w-sky …

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Screen sharing under wayland

Screen sharing under wayland Has anyone got screensharing working under wayland using pipewire? As far as I can tell, it should be possible to share the screen from Chrome / Chromium after installing the pipewire package and adding your user to the audio and video groups. Except that Chrom(e|ium) is still using libpipewire0.2 and Groovy …

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Chromium installation error in Lubuntu 20.04

Chromium installation error in Lubuntu 20.04 I’ve installed Lubuntu 20.04 x64, and wanted to install chromium browser. I used the command- sudo apt-get install chromium-browser but it displayed- => Installing the chromium snap ==> Checking connectivity with the snap store ==> Installing the chromium snap 2020-04-24T16:08:43 INFO Waiting for restart… It remained stuck at this …

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