Chrome on Ubuntu: Install it now, show interest in promoting companies to write Linux software!

Markus Schönhaber ubuntu-users at
Thu Jun 11 12:37:34 UTC 2009

Dotan Cohen:

> It looks like Chrome nicely requests updates just like any other 
> software installed via apt-get:


> I did not know that this was even possible without configuring a
> repo. I installed via a .deb package.

To me it seems it does indeed configure a repo. From
| Installing Google Chrome will add the Google repository so your
| system will automatically keep Chrome up to date. (If you don't want
| Google's repository, do "sudo touch /etc/defaults/google-chrome"
| before installing the package.)


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