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Old 12-05-2003, 06:51 PM   #1
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How to install Chromium in Slackware?


Here's the directions from the website:

i n s t a l l:

Download data files AND source code. - I did

Untar the data and program files - I did

Set CHROMIUM_DATA environment variable to point to data directory ( i.e. Chromium-0.9/data ) - What the heck does this mean???

Build the source ('./configure; make' should do everything required) - I did: error!

so where so I set the CHROMIUM_DATA environment variable?
is this a programers term?
I've only programed in basic and that was a long time ago. . .
any help would be greatly appreciated!
 
Old 12-05-2003, 07:51 PM   #2
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I believe it means that it wants you to type something like
'export CHROMIUM_DATA=<location of data files(I think)>'

Prolly not the exact syntax, I don't use that command often myself.

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Old 12-05-2003, 07:56 PM   #3
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thanx, I'll try it tommorrow on my Slackware box. . .
(why didn't they just put that on their website???)
 
  


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