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Scratch 2.0 without chromium

Mon Aug 06, 2018 11:25 am

I have been trying to get spotify working on my pi for a long time and have finally achieved it by running it on a modified version of chromium but scratch 2 will only run if I have the original chromium downloaded and I wondered if there was a way to run scratch 2 without the original chromium installed.
Any help on this matter would be great, thank you.

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Re: Scratch 2.0 without chromium

Mon Aug 06, 2018 11:45 am

I'm guessing that's because rpi-chromium-mods contains flash, which is required for scratch 2. If you can extract it from that package and place it in the right location, maybe that's all you need.

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Re: Scratch 2.0 without chromium

Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:20 am

I found the folder rpi-chromium-mods but all I found was two leafpad files listing copyright and changelog.

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Re: Scratch 2.0 without chromium

Thu Aug 09, 2018 7:56 am

SQUID-INK7 wrote:
Thu Aug 09, 2018 6:20 am
I found the folder rpi-chromium-mods but all I found was two leafpad files listing copyright and changelog.
it's not a folder, but an installable package (.deb file). It may still be in the apt cache, but if it's not you have to download from the RPF repository
Get the latest armhf version at http://archive.raspberrypi.org/debian/p ... mium-mods/

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Re: Scratch 2.0 without chromium

Thu Aug 09, 2018 10:58 pm

The .deb package installs and uninstalls whenever you install (or uninstall) chromium, so does scratch 2. I am looking for a way to avoid the uninstallation of scratch 2 when I delete chromium.

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Re: Scratch 2.0 without chromium

Thu Aug 09, 2018 11:17 pm

Would there be any way to force the pi to keep some packages?

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