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It seems that sharing the config folder of chromium via symlink isn't a good idea

Posted 02-06-2015 at 01:56 AM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Updated 02-06-2015 at 02:02 AM by the dsc

Short story shorter: two Debian 8 installs on the same PC, different HDs, same username of an user. Why not just symlink /home/user/.config/chromium in the new install? Well, it seems your extensions and their data get erased.

Story's moral: do backups of such folders first. Even if it works with mozilla (if I recall), Google could well be "nah, we better delete this stuff".
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Chropera seems to behave a little bit better than Chrome/ium

Posted 01-27-2015 at 06:05 PM by the dsc (linux-related notes)
Updated 01-27-2015 at 06:09 PM by the dsc

Just pointing out just in case someone finds oneself annoyed by Chrome/ium seemingly entering in neverending loops and reading or writing who-knows-what in the HDD for too long. I have the impression that the new Opera behaves somewhat better in this regard, but I really haven't used it as much, so could be just a matter of time until it hangs just as much.

Unfortunately, however, the new GUI is still somewhat like just a crippled Chrome GUI -- scrolling the wheel over the tab-bar...
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Exton|OS Light Live CD 64 bit with Openbox 3.5.2 :: build 141007

Posted 10-07-2014 at 11:51 AM by exton (Exton's Blog)

NEWS 141007 about Exton|OS Light Live CD ISO file of 703 MB
Ive made a new extra version of Exton|OS based on upcoming Ubuntu 14.10 (alias Utopic Unicorn) 64 bit with only a minimum of packages pre-installed. Among them a terminal emulator (LXTerminal), a Web Browser (Chromium), PCManFM (file manager), NetworkManager, GParted (Partition Editor) and Synaptic (Package Manager). I give you the pleasure of installing all extra packages you need after a hard disk installation of Exton|OS Light....
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