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|Summary=Chromium is the Open Source Web browser that serves as the foundation for Google Chrome.
 
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Chromium is the free open source version of Google Chrome.  This package takes a very long time to compile.
Chromium is the free open source version of google chrome.  This package takes a very long time to compile.
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<console>###i## emerge www-client/chromium</console>
 
<console>###i## emerge www-client/chromium</console>
  
you may also [[Make.conf#Accept_All_Licenses | accept all licenses]] and emerge google-chrome which is binary instead if you're not looking to compile a browser all day.
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You may instead [[Make.conf#Accept_All_Licenses | accept all licenses]] and emerge google-chrome (which is binary, and not open source), if you prefer a shorter compile time.
  
 
<console>###i## emerge www-client/google-chrome</console>
 
<console>###i## emerge www-client/google-chrome</console>
  
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www-client/chromium


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Summary: Chromium is the Open Source Web browser that serves as the foundation for Google Chrome.

Use Flags

hidpi
Enable support for high-resolution screens (high dots per inch)
hotwording
Enable voice-recognition support (Ok Google)
pic
Disable optimized assembly code that is not PIC friendly
proprietary-codecs
Enable proprietary codecs like H.264, MP3
tcmalloc
Use bundled tcmalloc instead of system malloc
widevine
Support the Widevine DRM module from www-plugins/chrome-binary-plugins

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Chromium is the free open source version of Google Chrome. This package takes a very long time to compile.

# emerge www-client/chromium

You may instead accept all licenses and emerge google-chrome (which is binary, and not open source), if you prefer a shorter compile time.

# emerge www-client/google-chrome