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Good lightweight linux distro that reduces battery consumption greatly? [closed]

I want to install Chromium Os, but i don't know exactly how much battery it consumes, or if it is lightweight and needs little hardware and is fast. Yes I'm aware Chromium OS is a web based linux, but ...
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Chromium - Youtube minimizing to wrong screen on dual-monitor linux setup

Youtube fullscreen works perfectly on my Linux machine, the only problem is that whenever I watch a video in it and exit fullscreen mode Chromium suddenly appears on the other screen. I assume this ...
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Run chromium from XBMC on RaspaberryPI

I've tryed several scripts but I was unable to archive what I want I have an Raspaberry PI running PiPplware 2.0 witch contains XBMC, XFCE4, OpenBox and The command line, all this before it starts. So ...
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317 views

Installing Chromium on Debian Wheezy

I'm currently trying to install Chromium in Debian Wheezy. When I try sudo apt-get install chromium, I get the following error message: The following packages have unmet dependencies: chromium : ...
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266 views

Debian - Firefox is Very Slow, Chromium is Very Fast

I'm working on a fresh install of Debian Wheezy, running Firefox 28.0 64-bit (although I've also tried 17.0). FF does not have any plugins installed, and all about:config is set to default. Firefox ...
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116 views

System frequently hangs/freezes with all processes in D state

When I am browsing the web with chromium (with lots of tabs/images/etc.) or running virtual machines with kvm, occasionally (at least a few times a day) my system will suddenly become unresponsive for ...
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103 views

How to get Java working in Chromium (not Google Chrome) for Linux

A simple question, similar to another, but the previous answers seem to only apply to Google Chrome. I have the correct version of IcedTea enabled and no other Java plug-in installed. Even if I run ...
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28 views

Can't “Show in folder” in Chromium; Archive Manager Opens Instead

I've somehow messed up my Chromium (or maybe it never worked), and now I have issues with downloaded files. Specifically, whenever I try to "Show in folder" a file I downloaded it opens up the ...
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697 views

Why is Chromium running all tabs in a single process?

Typically, Chromium will group n tabs together into a single OS process, where n is typically a small number. However, for one of my Chromium profiles, all of my currently open tabs appear to be in ...
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752 views

What is Chrome Canary and how is it different from Google Chrome - for Linux users?

Chrome has 3 releases - a regular release, a dev release and canary. Canary is simply a much newer release thats not as well tested, but has the latest shiny stuff. After a while the version ...
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1answer
335 views

How do I make xscreensaver run on startup?

I have a raspberry pi running raspbian which is started via the following line in .profile xinit /usr/bin/chromium --kiosk --incognito www.myweb.com however after about 10-15 mins the screen goes ...
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Openbox randomly crashes and returns to login screen

Sometimes and only in some applications, Openbox will randomly crash and return to login screen, forcing me to login again. I couldn't figure out when it happens, but it most notably happens everytime ...
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1answer
962 views

Debian 7 and chromium - java not working

Using debian 7, with chromium as my browser, I got jdk6-64 bit installed on my debian But my chromium won't run java applets, it's saying it's missing on each website that try to run java. How do I ...
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304 views

Install Chromium (not Google Chrome) on Linux

I downloaded a rar archive from https://download-chromium.appspot.com/ but I can't seem to install it properly, or even get it to work. I had no problem on Windows but on Linux I do not have a clue ...
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134 views

Using pandoc, dzslides and mathjax only works with Firefox

I'm trying to create dzslides with pandoc (v. 1.9.4.2) that contain equations which I want to be rendered by mathjax. Consider the following example: % $\TeX$ test % John Doe % March 22, 2013 ## ...
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1answer
260 views

Stop Chrome from downloading and keeping multiple copies of the same file

For example, everytime I click on the same attachment in Gmail it downloads a new copy and renames it to something like file(x).bar where x is the current number of copies. Is there any way to get it ...
2
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1answer
224 views

Raspberry Pi Chromium can't find webpage on boot

We have a raspberry pi in our office which boots directly into the browser using a line in the .profile file as follows xinit /usr/bin/chromium --kiosk --incognito internalsite.internal.com And a ...
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--explicitly-allowed-ports equivalent chromium on linux

I need chromium on a raspberry pi to be able to browse to a website residing on a arbitary port "111" in this case. However chromium complains (I understand for good reason). However I need to get ...
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1answer
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fullscreen xinit raspberry pi

I can start chromium from a xinit command xinit /usr/bin/chromium --kiosk www.google.co.uk And it boots into the browser but it is not using the full width of my screen. The browser appears on the ...
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1answer
894 views

Using secure proxies with Google Chrome

Whenever I use a secure proxy with Google Chrome I get ERR_PROXY_CERTIFICATE_INVALID, I tried a lot of different scenarios and versions. The certificate I'm using a self-signed certificate: openssl ...
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1k views

How do I run Chromium on Ubuntu Server

I am running ubuntu server (no gui). I am trying to run Chromium and somehow view the gui using another tool (vnc?) When I try to run chromium-browser I get this error: (chromium-browser:3869): ...
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1answer
140 views

Command line switch to start chromium under a profile

I have two users created in Chromium, user A and user B. Is there a command line option to start Chromium with the user you want?
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1answer
9k views

How do I install a crx file on Google Chrome Dev?

I'm using Google Chrome 21 Dev and I can't install .crx files. I download them, but no popup appears asking if I want to install it. Any suggestions?
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291 views

Java Applet Console

Can anyone tell me how to access the Java Applet Console in Chromium for Linux? I assumed there would be a Java application packaged with the JRE that would give me access through the command line, ...
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183 views

Open chromium/chrome with native borders only sometimes?

I use chromium on my laptop where I (mostly) use xmonad as my window manager. With this the "compact border" option is next to useless and wastes space, so I don't want it. But when I use a ...
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1answer
8k views

Is there a Chrome extension like DownloadHelper for Firefox?

I search something like DownloadHelper, a tool to download Flash videos. It should work on Chromium (Linux). Any link?
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1answer
1k views

Customize Chromium for a smaller tab/address bar?

I've got a 1024x600 display on my laptop that, while large enough for most of my activities (I'm running a pretty heavily customized XMonad setup) is cramped for web browsing. I've done a lot to make ...
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detect the start of Flash videos

I like to turn my music off when I start watching Flash videos. It used to be that Flash videos were cached in /tmp, so I could watch for them with inotify: sorghum:~% incrontab -l /tmp IN_CREATE ...
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1answer
618 views

how to install the latest flash on RHEL 5.3 to support Chromium browser?

I've installed chromium on Linux from a custom binary on the net. When I try to get to gmail or any other site that uses flash, chromium warns me that the version of flash that is shipped with the ...
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1answer
189 views

How to fit an application onto the screen with proper size?

I'm running Ubuntu server, and I've installed X and Chromium, which both start on login. However Chromium doesn't fit on the screen properly. I've found several fixes for people who have a window ...
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334 views

How can i move the chromium buttons to the left in KDE4?

Can I make like this : Under KDE4? How?
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3answers
2k views

How to change the PDF reader of Chrome on Linux

It seems Chromium uses xdg-open to open PDF files. How do I change it to another PDF reader? I'm using Linux Mint 8 LXDE.
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Linux Mplayer Instead of flash any distro/browser

The thing is that flash sucks for linux on 64-bit, performance vice. Due to this I actually download every clip to a temp folder and play the file while it's being downloaded with mplayer. This works ...
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1answer
2k views

Any free download manager for Linux compatible with Chromium [closed]

Right now I have no other choice but to open the desired link in Firefox and then download it with DownThemAll! It would be great to find an alternative to DownThemAll! for Chrome.
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1answer
3k views

Is it possible to get QuakeLive on Linux running in Chromium? [closed]

I know it works with Firefox and have used it that way. But is it possible to move some plugins around and get it working under Chromium?
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501 views

How do you enable flash for Chromium running under Linux?

I understand that the Linux builds of Chromium are still very alpha, but I'd like to enable the flash capabilities. How do I get flash working in Chromium?