FreeSMUG Updater for Chromium (Mac)
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Check for, download and install the latest stable Chromium revisions

This extension checks the repositories of for their Mac Builds of Chromium. (The builds from had an autoupdate feature that broke in 64bit versions, so this can be used as a workaround.) Features: - Check for updates on Startup - Check for updates every hour - Include check for latest official Chrome Stable based on release calendar - Notify on version mismatch I am not affiliated, associated, authorized, endorsed by, or in any way officially connected with Google Inc and the Chromium Brand or any of its subsidiaries or its affiliates. The name "Chromium” as well as related names, marks, emblems and images are registered trademarks of Google Inc. For questions, remarks or bug reports, feel free to message me. Design inspired from:

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Darklocq of High RockDec 15, 2019

It works. However, the version here is a rev behind: Chromium ships with ver., and latest here (for several years now) is But if you side-load the newer one in Developer Mode, it will not auto-update. Yet the version here isn't updated, so the auto-updating of the extension is being defeated anyway. It's a Procrustean choice. I also don't like that the extension just sits there. While it will auto-run at every Chromium start (would be better if it did this at every start... Show more

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aKBJrqFR wWiauDJ74ymAug 8, 2019

This addon gets "Full access" to your google account if you install it on a Synced Chrome Profile. If you uninstall the extension it still retains "Full access" to all the data in your google account. Sketchy, be careful!

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A PotekSep 1, 2018

Does what it says it does. Thank you for your efforts.

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