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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0004874Kali Linux[All Projects] Kali Package Improvementpublic2019-02-20 11:41
Reporteralexandr.savcaAssigned To 
PrioritynormalSeverityminorReproducibilityhave not tried
Status closedResolutionsuspended 
Product Version 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0004874: chromium won't start with root privileges
DescriptionI came across this in a rolling-release.


cat > /etc/chromium.d/run-as-root <<EOF
# Run as root
export CHROMIUM_FLAGS="$CHROMIUM_FLAGS --password-store=detect --no-sandbox --user-data-dir"



2019-02-20 11:41

administrator   ~0010339

Due to the age of the OS (Kali Moto [v1], Kali Safi [v2], Kali Rolling <= 2018.2), these legacy versions are no longer supported.
We will be closing this ticket due to inactivity.

Please could you see if you are able to replicate this issue with the latest version of Kali Linux -

If you are still facing the same problem, feel free to re-open the ticket. If you choose to do this, could you provide more information to the issue you are facing, and also give information about your setup?
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Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2018-07-31 09:16 alexandr.savca New Issue
2018-08-18 18:58 elwood Status new => acknowledged
2019-02-20 11:41 g0tmi1k Status acknowledged => closed
2019-02-20 11:41 g0tmi1k Resolution open => suspended
2019-02-20 11:41 g0tmi1k Note Added: 0010339