Google Chrome Web Browser installation on Debian 9 Stretch Linux - LinuxConfig.org

The objective is to install Google Chrome Internet Browser on Debian 9 Stretch Linux. First, download the latest Google Chrome's debian package using the wget command:
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://linuxconfig.org/google-chrome-web-browser-installation-on-debian-9-stretch-linux

Martin Blaha

Thanks!

Denis Khartskhaev

THanks! But how to install in google chrome adobe flash player?

Willy

Buen post!
Solo por si les da errores con dependencias pueden ejecutar el comando

apt --fix-broken install

para que se resuelvan problemas con dependencias

Thank you! It work perfect, I used apt --fix ! Appreciated your help! =D

Does not work on Wlinux. I know it might be a weird version of Debian but since it is so new (fall 2018) there aren’t the forums for it yet !

Here is the results from the terminal:
(note that new users CANNOT post links so I had to replace some things

mmcgill@DESKTOP-379T5KL:~$ sudo wget HyperTextTransferProtocolCOLONSLASHSLASH
dlDOTgoogleDOTcom/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64DOTdeb
--2019-01-16 10:53:18--  HyperTextTransferProtocolCOLONSLASHSLASHdlDOTgoogleDOTcom/linux/direct/google-chrome-stable_current_amd64DOTdeb
Resolving dlDOTgoogleDOTcom (dlDOTgoogleDOTcom)... 172DOT217DOT2DOT174, 2607:f8b0:400b:808::200e
Connecting to dlDOTgoogleDOTcom (dlDOTgoogleDOTcom)|172DOT217DOT2DOT174|:443... connected.
HyperTextTransferProtocol request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 56611204 (54M) [application/x-debian-package]
Saving to: ‘google-chrome-stable_current_amd64DOTdebDOT6’

google-chrome-stable_current_ 100%[=================================================>]  53.99M  3.78MB/s    in 12s

2019-01-16 10:53:30 (4.58 MB/s) - ‘google-chrome-stable_current_amd64DOTdebDOT6’ saved [56611204/56611204]

mmcgill@DESKTOP-379T5KL:~$ sudo dpkg -i google-chrome-stable_current_amd64DOTdeb
(Reading database ... 85869 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to unpack google-chrome-stable_current_amd64DOTdeb ...
Unpacking google-chrome-stable (71DOT0DOT3578DOT98-1) over (71DOT0DOT3578DOT98-1) ...
Setting up google-chrome-stable (71DOT0DOT3578DOT98-1) ...
Processing triggers for man-db (2.8.4-3) ...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils (0.23-4) ...
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.61) ...
mmcgill@DESKTOP-379T5KL:~$ google-chrome
[12083:12108:0116/105454.134500:ERROR:bus.cc(396)] Failed to connect to the bus: Failed to connect to socket /var/run/dbus/system_bus_socket: No such file or directory
shared memfd open() failed: Function not implemented
Trace/breakpoint trap (core dumped)
mmcgill@DESKTOP-379T5KL:~$ [12121:12121:0116/105455.436976:ERROR:gl_context_glx.cc(227)] Couldn't make context current with X drawable.
[12121:12121:0116/105455.437029:ERROR:gpu_info_collector.cc(68)] gl::GLContext::MakeCurrent() failed
[12121:12121:0116/105455.437092:ERROR:gpu_info_collector.cc(186)] Could not create context for info collection.
[12121:12121:0116/105455.437128:ERROR:gpu_init.cc(61)] gpu::CollectGraphicsInfo failed.

mmcgill@DESKTOP-379T5KL:~$