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I tried installing 64 bit Ubuntu MATE 18.04 on RPi3B+ but there was no package available for it in Software Boutique. Is there no 64 bit version of Chromium for 64 bit Ubuntu MATE 18.04?

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  • Isn't all software for Pies 32bit? Jul 6 '19 at 21:09
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    The Software Boutique was never intended to have all software packages, it was created as a store for selected packages wanted by most users for that system, maybe they didn't consider browsers as key for pi's (which is commonly seen as more of an appliance device?)
    – guiverc
    Jul 6 '19 at 22:05
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Software boutique only contains a handfull of software chosen by the ubuntu mate developers because of how well those applications integrate in the mate desktop environment. If you want a graphical way to install all applications I suggest installing gnome software.

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You can install chromium in 64 bit Ubuntu MATE by using following commands :

sudo add-apt-repository universe
sudo apt-get install chromium-browser
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  • The 64-bit version can be downloaded using this link. wget dl.google.com/linux/direct/… Google Chrome no longer supports 32-bit. After downloading it, run the commands below to install it. sudo dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_current_amd64.deb; sudo apt-get -f install
    – Mehta
    Jul 17 '19 at 6:43
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    @ Mehta 1. 64-bit amd64 is not the same as arm64 (Raspberry case). 2. Modern apt/apt-get allows to install deb-files directly with sudo apt install ./file.deb, so there is no need to fix dependencies with sudo apt-get -f install .
    – N0rbert
    Jul 17 '19 at 12:39

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