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about new versions of google chrome

Postby Osquillar279 on Sun Feb 17, 2013 6:27 pm

hey i jus wanted to know something before downloadind chrome. If i download the .deb file from chromes official website and install it via the the deb installer, would i get the latest updates and newer versions of chrome in the near future?? or there is another way to always have the latest version of chrome ?
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Re: about new versions of google chrome

Postby passerby on Sun Feb 17, 2013 6:49 pm

When you install that .deb package it also created an entry in your sources.list file.
This means that from then on, chrome will update via mintupdate with the rest of your programs.
So yeah, you'll be notified when a new version is released and be able to upgrade like any other package.
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Re: about new versions of google chrome

Postby Osquillar279 on Sun Feb 17, 2013 11:44 pm

ok thanks! ive been using firefox but i guess that chrome its a little faster , so im going to give it a try on linux
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