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Installing chromium on Raspbian

I was trying to install chromium on the RPi but it does not seems to be working. I am using a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. This is what i typed: sudo apt-get install chromium ...and I got this error: ...
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Why is my simple HTML Canvas rendering only 11fps in Chromium a Pi3?

I've written some simple HTML games for my kids on the Pi. The latest one uses a Canvas but the performance is terrible (and I get the yellow "running hot" square). I measured by code running in my ...
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Chromium Won't Open

I have a Raspberry Pi 2 Model B, running Raspbian Jessie. I'm trying to set up http://raspberrypints.com for my home brewery. I have it running on the default web browser, however I can't get Chromium ...
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Chromium 50 WebGL support on Jessie

I've installed Chromium like described here The I've set the flag to "Override software rendering list" in chrome://flags and restarted the browser - still WebGL doesn't work. This is the output of ...
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Minimal Navigation for Chromium Kiosk

I am running a lightweight Raspberry Pi web kiosk intended to provide public access only to our library website. However, I need a way for users to navigate back, forward and home without having full ...
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Chromium on Raspberry Pi B w/ Raspbian Jessie

I have a Raspberry Pi 1, and I would like to install Chromium for my cloud print server. The only trouble is that sudo apt-get install chromium-browser does not work. Additionally, I tried a method ...
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What can I do if I can't use chromium?

I am trying to get a better web browser than the default one on raspbian. Chromium-inspector doesnt show up as a GUI when i install from apt-get. There is chromium-inspector and chromium-l10n. When i ...
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Can I install Chromium or Iceweasle onto my Pi

In the new distro of Raspbian? I have done searches here but cannot find anything about whether or not I can use Chromium or Iceweasle on Raspbian Jessie. I would like to test browsers and find out ...
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Does Raspberry Pi 2/3 supports PNaCl?

I have Raspbian and Chrome-OS in different SD cards. My initial tries shows that both official repos hosts a version of Chromium, but they had NaCl disabled explicitly. Will it work if I compile ...
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Portable solar-powered .gif frame

Here's a project challenge: looking to create a portable rpi-powered .gif frame similar to this, except one that wouldn't require internet connection and would just store the .gif collection on its SD ...
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Download Problems

I bought an Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, and I cannot, in anyway, install the Pi Store or Chromium. I have only been able to somehow install the Google App, which wasn't what I was exactly looking for. I'...
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Removing Chromium B.S.U

I was trying to download chromium by using sudo apt-get install chromium, and I ended up getting chromium B.S.U. It won't open and I want to get rid of it, but I can' even find where it is. How do I ...
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Install Chromium on Ubuntu MATE (Raspberry Pi)

I've installed chromium using sudo apt-get install chromium-browser sudo apt-get install browser-plugin-freshplayer-pepperflash and am unable to open chromium. If I try to open it from the terminal ...
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How to get Chromium on raspberry 3

I used the command $ sudo apt-get install chromium and it didn't work. I'm using Raspberry Jessie. When I ran the command I got this: Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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How do i install Chromium on a Pi Zero?

Google Docs is not supported by whatever browser Raspbian comes with, so I attempted to download Chrome following information from this question, but when I followed the link suggested, it said it ...
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problems with chromium installation

I tried to install chromium with this command: sudo apt-get install chromium-browser But I got an error that the package is not available. Can you please help me to download chromium?
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Chromium/Epiphany boost javascript/transformation performance

I'm currently writing software for a Raspberry Pi 2B to work as digital signage. I'm trying to use HTML as a kiosk atm. This works all very well, but javascript and transformation performance is ...
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Installing Chrome on Raspbian

I am following a tutorial that is based on a Chrome extension so I have to install Chrome. When I tried the following command: sudo apt-get install chromium I get the following error: E: Package '...
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I need help to finish installing the latest version of Chromium

I am trying to install Chromium 48 on my Raspberry Pi 2 Model B. I have already gotten all of the necessary files downloaded and expanded using these commands: mkdir Chromium cd Chromium/ wget https:/...
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Install chromium browser without internet

I'm trying to connect to a hotspot that requires a login page using my raspberry pi 2 and whenever I try to load it on midori it crashes. I'm running raspbian. This hotspot is the only means of ...
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Setting up a kiosk with Chromium

I'd like to put my Raspberry Pi into a kiosk mode with Chromium directed to my website but I can't seem to figure out how to get it to work. I've been following a few different guides, and the code ...
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Error installing chromium on rpi 2 with raspbian

I just upgraded to an rpi2 and I am trying to install chromium. I installed raspbian with NOOBS opened the terminal and typed sudo apt-get update and then sudo apt-get install chromium-browser (as ...
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Set up chrome remote desktop in raspbian

I would like to know if there is a way to set up chrome remote desktop on my raspberry pi 2. I have installed chromium version 22 and when I try and get the chrome app for remote desktop, it says that ...
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WebMIDI on Chromium?

I'm doing some WebMIDI programming for fun, and I'd like to get it running on a RPi. As I understand it, the WebMIDI API should be implemented on recent versions of Chromium, but could any of you ...
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Auto-start chromium on raspbian jessie - 11/2015

I have successfully loaded up chromium-browser on raspbian jessie and am trying to autostart chromium-browser --kiosk mode... and having no luck. I have tried several attempts with varying syntaxes ...
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chrome store says my version of is not supported

Chrome store says my version of is not supported, directs me to update Chrome. Tried apt-get update and then rebooting. Is an updated package I am not aware of?
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Rasperry PIs for NOC displays [closed]

We want to serve NOC information on 3 displays in our office, and are considering using Raspberry PIs for that (3x http://www.amazon.de/Raspberry-Modell-Quad-Starter-Bundle/dp/B00T7OHE9A/). Our NOC ...
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How do install Chromium on openELEC?

I am using openELEC and I would like to install a non-text based web browser and when I look in the add-ons it only has text based browser. How can I install a proper browser like Chromium or Firefox?
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WebRTC on Raspberry Pi 2

We are trying to run WebRTC in a browser on the Pi, but we won´t get it working. IceWeasel or Chromium won´t show any video stream, just blank windows. We are using Raspbian right now as the operating ...
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Chromium OS for RPi2?

Hi Is Chromium OS for the Raspberry Pi ? I searched on Google and could not find it.
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How to click on browser page while emulating touch with Chromium

I needed to simulate touch screen device on Raspberry, and there are some issues installing the driver. So, as a workaround, I'm using Chromium for that purpose with --simulate-touch-screen-with-mouse ...
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How can I run Spotify on a raspbery pi with the official Spotify interface?

I want a version that has the official Spotify user interface, either the web player interface, or the standard program interface. I don't like the interface of the XBMC (Kodi) Spotify add-ons, or ...
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Dist upgrade broke the kiosk mode

I was using RPi in kiosk mode with chromium browser set up via following config files: /etc/xdg/lxsession/LXDE-pi/autostart @xset s off @xset -dpms @xset s noblank @chromium --kiosk --disable-ipv6 ...
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Chromium **No sound** or/and **“Aw, Snap!”** message when initiating a WebRTC session

ISSUE No sound or "Aw, Snap!" message when trying to initiating a webRTC session e.g. http://appear.in, http://opentokrtc.com or apprtc.appspot.com The video session session seems to work alright ...
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Fail to load Chromium with URL

I'm currently struggling to get chromium-browser start with a predefined url. I have a script running this : startx chromium-browser That works fine to start Chromium with X, but why can't I ...
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Installing latest Chromium with version 1

I have Raspberry Pi B+ (version 1) I have been googling and trying tutorials and suggestions for 3 hours or so, and I cannot for the life me get chromium that works with the chrome web store ( I ...
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Will I be able to install the latest version of Chromium or Firefox on Raspbian?

I need to run WebRTC with Chromium or Firefox on Raspberry Pi v2 (ordered, I don't have it yet). WebRTC requires a recent version of Chromium to be able to run i.e. > v33.0 Considering that armel ...
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RPi b+ randomly close the browser on a few

I use RPi B+ with epiphany and chromium installed. I get very strange behavior when I browsing through both these browsers. When I open 4-5 tabs and switch between them, browsers crashes and closes. ...
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How to auto start chromium after boot on the Raspberry 2 (2015-01-31 debian wheezy)?

I tried this tutorial on the latest debian wheezy (2015-01-31) http://www.lukebrowning.com/hardware/raspberry-pi/touch-screen-chromium-kiosk-on-the-raspberry-pi/ but its not working anymore... (If I ...
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How do I get monitor to display true black? [closed]

When I change the brightness setting to 0 black #000000 displays as true black with no light coming from the screen. Unfortunately white also dims quite a bit. When I set brightness to 100, black ...
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Run Chromium (in Kiosk mode) Without Startx Loading the Desktop [duplicate]

I've tried to follow the answer from this topic but didn't work: Run a GUI without the desktop I have startx running automatically when my raspberry boots thanks to raspi-config, but now I need one ...
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How can I install the latest version of Chromium?

I used linux for many years and I'm good doing stuff with the terminal but now that I bought my raspberry and I installed raspbian on it, I can't install chromium. I tried to install it from repo but ...
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Unable to compile Chromium

I am trying to compile Chromium for Raspberry PI. I am using an Ubuntu 10.10 installation, and have tried using Ubuntu 14.04 but all with the same result. I followed all the steps in the link below. ...
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Are there any faster browsers than midori or chromium?

I just got my first raspberry pi to play with and am working on switching between visible images with JavaScript. My problem is it takes between 6 to 10 seconds from when I click my button for the ...
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Chromium half window

Chromium launches via: @chromium --kioski localhost:8080 but screen is always half. Can't resize, can't do anything, not even without the kioski option Ideas?
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Presenting a webpage from raspberry pi

I'm a newbie on raspberry pi, and I want to hack it for the office I'm working for. My desired achievement is connecting the pi to a tv then booting into chromium and showing a reveal.js[1] ...
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Open Chromium on start?

I've been looking at this quite a bit the last 24 hours and there are so many differing approaches and some maybe out of date. I've just installed a fresh copy of Raspbian as I think I broke the last ...
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launching chromium browser via terminal throws errors

Following these directions to install nodes on a Raspberry Pi Using the following to install chrome browser sudo apt-get install chromium-browser However, after installing, when I try launching(via ...
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How can I start X11 only for a single application?

I am planning to use my RPi only for one application, which needs X server to be started. This application is chromium, which requires A LOT of resources already. I would like to start only the bare ...
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refresh chromium browser by shell script with xdotool via PHP

I want to refresh the browser, like pressing the F5 or Ctrl+F5 key on the keyboard with a shell script. I´m new in writing shell scripts so i aks you to help me with this: when I type in this into ...