Thursday, November 19, 2009

Installing Chromium (Google Chrome for Ubuntu) on Karmic Koala

I followed these steps to install Google Chrome (Chromium) on Ubuntu without using the terminal command window:

(This is also an example of finding and installing any software if you know the path for the package repositories)

Select Synaptic Package Manager:



 


Select Settings> Packages:


Go to "Other Software" tab:
 

 

Add these lines one by one:
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu karmic main
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/chromium-daily/ppa/ubuntu karmic main


 

 

Press on Reload after adding the repositories:
 

Type chromium in search box and then select chromium-browser:




Add the required packages too:
 



 


Press on "Apply":
 


Press on Apply:
 

 


Enjoy your newly installed software:
 






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