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I'm trying to load my own page, by default, at the startup of Chrome browser. I've read the some posts about Chromium Command Line Switches, but failed to find such a switch to specify a url, any idea? Thanks.

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There's no switch, it's the default parameter.

/path/to/chrome ""

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It should also work just as chrome " assuming your installed properly added chrome to the environment variables. – Jared Tritsch Nov 20 '12 at 12:04
I found --instant-url work – fifth Nov 22 '12 at 8:49

[options] are optional because they are in square brackets, so is a [url]. Meaning you can start chrome without specifying any options or a url, or you can give it a url to open.

use man google-chrome to read about the browser.

google-chrome(1)                  USER COMMANDS                  google-chrome(1)

       google-chrome - the web browser from Google

       google-chrome [OPTION] [PATH|URL]

       See the Google Chrome help center for help on using the browser.


       This manpage only describes invocation, environment, and arguments.
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