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Old 08-16-2012, 06:02 AM   #1
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chrome for centos 5.8


HOw can i install google chrome for centos 5.8
I searched in their site but its for Debian/Ubuntu/Fedora/openSUSE.
I even searched for forums bt could nt find anything.

I have
Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E7500 @ 2.93GHz
Ram - 4 gb
Can anyone advice.

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Read this:

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Old 08-16-2012, 06:43 AM   #3
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Many thanks for the links.
I will try in some time.
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Fedora one worked fine for me on Cent 6.3
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the CentOS 5.x line uses a kernel that is to old to run Chrome.

You can either upgrade to CentOS 6.x has a newer kernel that you will have no issues getting Chrome installed. Same goes for Fedora. to be blunt if you are running CentOS as a desktop you are doing it wrong. CentOS is basically RHE, this is a server it is NOT for bleeding edge tech like Chrome.


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