Chrome on Launchpad?

Jonathan Aquilina eagles051387 at gmail.com
Tue Apr 9 15:22:04 UTC 2013


Make sense, what doesnt make much sense why a 32bit browser and not 64bit


On Tue, Apr 9, 2013 at 5:16 PM, Tom Davies <tomdavies04 at yahoo.co.uk> wrote:

> Hi :)
> Chrome is the name of 2 different things; a web-browser which has been
> around for ages now and an OS which is slightly newer.  Very "Zen" of
> them!  The OS supposedly runs inside the web-browser so the 2 things; the
> OS and the web-browser are 1.
>
> So, people got fed up of asking or dealing with the question "Do you mean
> the web-browser or the OS?" and just started called the web-browser
> "Chromium" instead, to avoid confusion.  Unfortunately Google still call it
> Chrome.  So the sensible Ubuntu people take Chrome (the web-browser) and
> rename it Chromium to fit in with the rest of the entire world outside of
> Google's insanity.
>
> Does that clarify it or make it "clear as mud"?
> Regards from
> Tom :)
>
>
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> *From:* Jonathan Aquilina <eagles051387 at gmail.com>
> *To:* Michael Bauer <fios at akerbeltz.org>
> *Cc:* "ubuntu-translators at lists.ubuntu.com" <
> ubuntu-translators at lists.ubuntu.com>
> *Sent:* Tuesday, 9 April 2013, 15:20
>
> *Subject:* Re: Chrome on Launchpad?
>
> I am more then willing to help and I was thinking on the translation front
> some how integrating pootle into the whole mess for translations. thing is
> I cannot work on this right now sadly as I am gearing up for exams. :(
>
> what is the difference between chromium and chrome?
>
>
> On Tue, Apr 9, 2013 at 3:57 PM, Michael Bauer <fios at akerbeltz.org> wrote:
>
>  What I don't get is that there is no proper Windows installer, you have
> to grab a nightly, unzip, move to the programs folder, manually do a
> shortcut and hope it's not buggy...
>
> I would welcome any development that gets us a sane path to localized
> Chromium versions that are easy for folk to install and update but I'm
> afraid I'm only a translator so I can't offer help coding.
>
> Michael
>
> 09/04/2013 14:39, sgrìobh Jonathan Aquilina:
>
> im tempted to fork it and work on things on my own. What I dont get is why
> release it as a 32bit browser?
>
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