Latest Chrome doesn't run

Liam Proven lproven at gmail.com
Tue Oct 27 17:22:13 UTC 2015


On 27 October 2015 at 14:45, Chas IRONS <ironscf at telkomsa.net> wrote:
> I don't understand the difference between Chrome and Chromium either

Chrome is a proprietary Google product. No source code is available.
It is freeware but not FOSS.

It is built on a base of FOSS code though. A version without all
Chrome's features is built and provided as FOSS. This is called
Chromium.

>  but it
> seems only Chromium is included in Ubuntu releases.

Chromium is FOSS and can thus be included in Ubuntu. Chrome is closed
source and so cannot.



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