OpenSUSE Leap 15: Install Chromium for Web Browser

This article will describe installing Chromium.

1 Install chromium

Install chromium package. If you use GPG key to encrypt sensitive data, please create GPG key.


# Install chromium.
sudo zypper -n in chromium

# Install flash if you need.
sudo zypper ar --check --refresh \ adobe
# FIXME: Signature verification is always failed.
echo "gpgcheck=0" | sudo tee -a /etc/zypp/repos.d/adobe.repo
sudo zypper -n in adobe-release-x86_64
sudo zypper -n in flash-player-ppapi
sudo mkdir /usr/lib64/chromium/PepperFlash/
for f in /usr/lib64/flash-plugin/*; do
  sudo ln -s "${f}" /usr/lib64/chromium/PepperFlash/

2 Run chromium

Run chromium.

> chromium

KDE Wallet will be popup. Select KDE Wallet type to GPG key and click "Next".


Select GPG key and click "Finish".


Input passphrase.

You need to input this passphrase one time when running chromium but you can omit after this. But when KDE Wallet service is restarted, you need to input this passphrase again.


Chromium is displayed.