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Re: Starting Google Chrome - resend

On Friday 05 July 2013 17:14:20 Ethan Rosenberg, PhD wrote:
> I'm not sure that this ever got to the list, so I am resending.
> ================
> Dear list -
> I apologize for having to revisit this, but I can't get it to work,
> which I cannot understand.  I followed the instructions I used
> previously, and no luck.
> Download from Google.
> cd /home/ethan/Downloads
> dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_current_i386.deb
> works w/ errors.

I.e., Google-chrome is installed (or there would have been errors, since -i 
tells dpkg to install it).

> apt-get -f install

So why are you trying again to install it?  I don't use apt-get, but in 
aptitude you would have to say what you wanted installed.  But google-chrome 
is already installed.

What makes you think it isn't?

> No luck.  No executable found.

Mine is in /usr/bin/google-chrome - found by typing:
$ locate google-chrome | less

> Created the directory /opt.


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