[Pkg-chromium-maint] Bug#852398: chromium: option --enable-remote-extensions does work: extensions cannot be enabled nor be installed

Michael Franzl office at michaelfranzl.com
Mon Feb 6 20:09:16 UTC 2017

On Mon, 6 Feb 2017 11:27:55 +0100 Simon Ruderich <simon at ruderich.org> wrote:
> Setting the option in a environment variables seems to work as
> workaround for me:
>     CHROMIUM_FLAGS='--enable-remote-extensions' chromium

I put this into ~/.profile:


Confirmed working as a workaround.

I understand the security aspect, but this setting really should be
added as a package configuration option, and the user explicitly queried


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