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Chromium is the open source (BSD-licenced) web browser that Google Chrome is based on. Use this tag for questions about installing, configuring or using the free software Chromium browser, not the proprietary Chrome browser published by Google.

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Ubuntu server 22.04 install chromium

I tried to install NagiosXI on Ubuntu but its crashed by chromium libharfbuzz-subset0 : Depends: libharfbuzz0b (>= 5.1.0) but 2.7.4-1ubuntu3.1 is to be installed E: Unable to correct problems, you ...
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How to start chromium from a service/cron for nightly website verification?

I have a program written in go using go-rod that launches a headless chromium and connects to the debug port to perform some web related operation. The usage pattern is equivalent to selenium or ...
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Intermittent scrambled keyboard mapping in browsers including Chrome and Firefox on Ubuntu 22.04

I found a strange bug with Chrome, where half the time when I enter a site and start typing in a text-box, all my keymaps would be scrambled. Most keys on the keyboard map to something completely ...
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Snap Chromium stopped working after 21 May 2024 update

Since yesterday's update of chromium (snap) on my ubuntu 22.04.4lts, Chromium has stopped working. I can't even get its version: $ chromium --version update.go:85: cannot change mount namespace ...
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How can i open links with installed web app (Chromium PWA)?

i have installed youtube.com as app in chromium (actually microsoft-edge). when you browse youtube.com there exist a button which says "Open in app". when i click this a new window opens in ...
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Chromium (snap) on Xubuntu 24.04 : "Password Manager needs more access"

I upgraded from Xubuntu LTS 22.04 to 24.04, and I'm getting this annoying Password Manager needs more access message in chromium now (installed via snap, and up-to-date): Of course, clicking Relaunch ...
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Video format not supported in Opera snap

I was asked for help with Opera installed on Ubuntu 24.04 via Snap not playing some videos. I've heard about the issue with ffmpeg version Opera uses, but thought it was about opera installed via APT. ...
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Button to maximize, minimize and restore window are not working

Ubuntu 24.04 LTS VMware Workstation 17 Pro (17.5.1) Oracle Java 22.0.1 Apache Netbeans 21 I am running Ubuntu 24.04 LTS as a VMware 17 guest, with Windows 10 as the host. When the window is maximized, ...
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White screen when starting google-chrome on Ubuntu 22.04

I have scoured the web for suggestions for hours.Chrome will not start. All I get is a request for a password for the ring and when I click okay a new windows appears that is all white. Just window. ...
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Chromium does not opens and neither able to uninstall

with Ubuntu 24.04 Chromium v 124.0.6367.60 snap installed Chromium Browser from App Store and now it suddenly stopped working; now it is not getting opened nor removed tried to uninstall but it not ...
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How to install Chromium browser without snap or flatpak in Ubuntu 24.04? [duplicate]

I am looking for a way to install Chromium without snap or flatpak in Ubuntu 24.04. This answer would not work because Debian buster is too old. I thought about adding Debian bookworm, but Debian ...
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Google Chrome opens but window does not appear on Ubuntu 22.04

Summary When attempting to open Google Chrome v124.0.6367.60 on Ubuntu 22.04, the app appears as if it's opened based on the task bar (icon appears, camera even turns on since the last tab I had open ...
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Chromium won't start: "cannot update snap namespace: cannot expand mount entry..." Ubuntu 22.04.4

The Chromium snap has stopped working in my computer. I am getting the following error message when I try to run chromium-browser in the terminal: cannot update snap namespace: cannot expand mount ...
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Chromium not start after update to 123

After update to chromium 123.0.6312.122, the app do not start and gives this message: cannot update snap namespace: cannot expand mount entry (none $HOME/.local/share none x-snapd.kind=ensure-dir,x-...
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Bug with launching applications from the GNOME panel (Ubuntu 22.04 LTS)

Ubuntu 22.04.4 LTS. Why do some applications (this happens periodically with chromium, thunderbird and firefox) sometimes run only the second or third time from the gnome panel? The first time you ...
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22.04.4 LTS snap firefox chromium permission problems

I'm running 22.04.4 LTS and Ubuntu Pro support enabled. "Suddenly" my firefox and chromium stops to start. If I try to launch them from terminal I get back this errors: (base) pippo@Ganimede:...
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Can't refresh chromium from snap

I have a kiosk-like device that uses chromium, and I am configuring it remotely. I need to update chromium from snap. sudo snap refresh --list shows me an available update, but if I try to sudo snap ...
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Chromium not uninstalled properly on ubuntu 22.04

I have installed chromium on ubuntu 22.04, but it didn't work properly, I got the following errors chrome failed to start: /system.slice/test.service is not a snap cgroup, then I uninstalled chromium ...
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Completely lost a folder converted to unkown file

this is blowing my mind. I got a new fresh installed ubuntu and windows on seperated partitions. From ubuntu, I can access windows partition so I created a folder named REPO_APP inside that contains ...
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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. ...
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Chromium webscrapping through Ubuntu 20.04 server

When I run chromium on Mobax , here is what I get: MoTTY X11 proxy: No authorisation provided [34343:34343:0216/222655.134781:ERROR:ozone_platform_x11.cc(239)] Missing X server or $DISPLAY [34343:...
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Migrate from chromium to chrome, preserving settings and profiles (given multiple profiles) in a time efficient way

How do I migrate from chromium to chrome preserving all the setting? I have multiple profiles in chromium, each with different startup-pages, bookmarks, credentials, etc, which should be migrated to ...
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22.04 LTS takes minutes to load, Firefox then takes minutes to be usable, plus browsers really slow on certain pages. Anything I can do?

I have a 10 year old HP laptop. Despite a fresh install of 22.04 LTS, it takes minutes to boot before I can log-in, Firefox takes minutes before I can type (I can see pages, but can't use the browser),...
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Problems installing the Debian package for Chromium in Xubuntu 22.04.3 LTS

I want to install the Debian package for Chromium ( from Linux Mint) instead of the Snap one offered for Xubuntu, because the Snap version does not work with KeePassXC. The Debian version from the ...
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Snap chromium ERROR:process_singleton: Failed to bind

When starting chromium installed by snap in ubuntu, I'm getting ERROR:process_singleton_posix.cc(1080)] Failed to bind() /tmp/.org.chromium.Chromium SingletonSocket: Operation not permitted It's ...
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Separate launcher icon for teams webapp (using chromium)

I created a launcher with the filename Teams.desktop. and put it in the folder ~/Desktop/ and created a symlink for applications sudo ln -s ~/Desktop/Teams.desktop /usr/share/applications/Teams....
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Failed to execute default browser - Why this error message?

On my computer (currently still) running Xubuntu 20.04.6 LTS I have installed Firefox and the non-snap-version of Chromium in parallel. Unfortunately the snap version of Chromium does not cooperate ...
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Popping sounds when recording screen with FFmpeg

I am using FFmpeg (X11Grab and Alsa) to record a virtual screen. I have an Ubuntu server, and I am using xvfb as virtual frame buffer. I launch a browser process using Puppeteer, and record it using ...
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Ubuntu 22.04 Chromium Snap Detached Mode Python Script Not Working

I have a python (3.10) script I run from bash terminal. The script launches Snap Chromium but occasionally I need to terminate the script using Ctrl + C, but want Chromium to remain running. Launch ...
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Ubuntu 22.04: ALL browsers crash after update

I have installed Ubuntu 22.04 on my laptop since 1 year. It works with me like a charm. Suddenly, after I have updated the system one month ago, ALL browsers (chromium, google chrome stable, Firefox, ...
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"systemctl daemon-reload" after upgrade to Ubuntu 22.04 I cannot start chromium or firefox anymore

I upgraded Ubuntu from 20.04 to 22.04. (I use fluxbox as windowmanager) I'm aware that firefox is now a snap (like chromium) but now I cannot start firefox nor chromium anymore. In both cases I get /...
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Google Chrome crashes immediately after launch

I have an Ubuntu 22.04.3 LTS system. Google Chrome 118.0.5993.117 was working fine but I got an update from Software Updater (among other updates Google Chrome was also listed) after which Chrome ...
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Upload Image via Chromium

I want to upload an image via Chromium in a CMS system. I see this: I don't know the exact name, I would like to see the image before uploading it. I could open the folder in nautilus, store the ...
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Switching GPUs with 'sudo prime-select intel' causes Vulkan error, leading to slow startup and lag in Chromium apps

I'm encountering an issue when switching from the Nvidia GPU to the integrated Intel GPU using $ sudo prime-select intel on my Linux system. Specifically, I'm experiencing a 'Couldn't get ...
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Chromium not opening in TigerVNC

We have TigerVNC installed in a docker Ubuntu 22.04 setup. I have also installed Chromium deb package... When I tried to open Vhromium from VNC using below command: chromium --disable-dev-shm-usage --...
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Hardware video acceleration in chromium does not work

Installed chromium: snap install chromium --channel=latest/candidate/hwacc All Intel: CPU: 12th Gen Intel i5-12400 (12) @ 4.400GHz GPU: Intel Alder Lake-S GT1 [UHD Graphics 730] But hardware video ...
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Chromium incomplete page rendering

My Chromium suddenly stopped rendering pages, even locally produced pages like chrome://settings/help on Ubuntu 22.04.3 LTS. apt reports the version as: chromium-browser-l10n/jammy-updates,jammy-...
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Installing digital certificate on Ubuntu Chromium

I'm using Linux Ubuntu 20.04 with Chromium Version 115.0.5790.170 (Official Build) snap (64-bit). I need to use this digital certificate (it's called idCAT for people in Catalonia), but I've never ...
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Long press on touch screen does not perform long press action but opens context menu

I have a React application that i am running on Chromium. The application has a portion for connecting to VNC in which i need to perform a long press action on a touch display but instead it treats ...
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Copying text in Chromium and pasting it into gnumeric does not work

When I copy text in Chromium, I cannot paste it into gnumeric; simply, nothing happens when attempting to paste. I can however paste the text into gvim. So to copy some numbers from Chromium into ...
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Chromium and Chromedriver do not work correctly, permission denied

I'm trying to automate some features with php-chrome library. I need to use chromium.chromedriver installed on my server. So I installed these apps. root@afs2:~#: google-chrome --version Google Chrome ...
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libva error when trying to make an app in electron

I'm trying to make a desktop app using Electron, but I'm getting this error repeatedly when trying to run electron. I've searched it online and got to know that it is because of chromium and it is ...
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Chromium is not able to access pipewire-pulse's virtual-sink.monitor

When trying to run chromium on a headless ubuntu server, chromium is printing below error [48089:48089:0820/175843.665081:ERROR:pulse_util.cc(351)] pa_operation is nullptr. Here is some information ...
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Tor not working in Chromium after update to Ubuntu 23.04 but works in Firefox

I run Tor headless on Ubuntu 23.04. I just updated from 22.10 to Ubuntu 23.04, and Tor stopped working in Chromium but works fine in Firefox. Launching http://check.torproject.org shows Tor not ...
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Audio not working for some applications - Ubuntu 20.04.06

I have a problem with the system sound in some applications. It won't reproduce any audio on some specific installed apps (for the moment I've experienced this with Slack, which was installed via snap,...
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Can't minimize the browser's window when maximazed

The browsers' (Firefox, Chromium & Edge) window can only be minimized when I click on the "Restore Down" (when the window is smaller). Otherwise the minimize button is not clickable. And ...
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Why is text width while using FONTCONFIG_PATH are always rounded

I am running chrome and chromium and behavior remains same both browsers. If I don't set FONTCONFIG_PATH environment variable for the browser process, I see floating point numbers such as 136....
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20.04 Snap has lost its mind?

I noticed that suddenly Chromium wasn't showing in the Dock. I went to open software, and it wasn't in the dock. And, they weren't in programs... I rebooted, and same thing... Research showed to do ...
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Using chromium with vulkan

My system has 2 GPUs: Intel integrated, and AMD RX580. Both of these are found by vulkan-info --summary plus an additional cpu implementation. Devices: ======== GPU0: apiVersion = 1.3.238 ...
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Chromium snaps slot not connected

A recent update shut chromium down I get this error when running "chromium-browser" in the terminal window Content snap command-chain for /snap/chromium/2529/gnome-platform/command-chain/...
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