Chromium "Aw Snap" crashing

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pottzie
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Chromium "Aw Snap" crashing

Postby pottzie » Tue Dec 11, 2012 11:08 pm

I've installed Chromium from Synaptic on Mint LXDE # 10. It seems to crash as soon as I try to go to almost any web page. If it's all text, Chromium may hang in there a few minutes, but if the page has any graphics, it's purple screen city for me.

I had this briefly on a new install of Sabayon, but somehow it was fixed by an update. Not sure if that's relevant, just throwing it out there.

Any help appreciated.

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Re: Chromium "Aw Snap" crashing

Postby zerozero » Tue Dec 11, 2012 11:19 pm

pottzie wrote:on Mint LXDE # 10

this version is obsolete since last april; it won't receive any further update and it's considered unsupported.
you should consider update to a new release:
- mint 13 is lts and supported until april 2017
- mint 14 (just released) will be supported until april 2014
http://www.linuxmint.com/oldreleases.php
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