Chromium Browser Fedora 15 – Twitter Aw, Snap

Written by James McDonald

July 24, 2011

Symptoms:
Go to twitter.com and try to browse to a user profile and you get an “Aw, Snap” page.

Resolution:
Using information at http://blog.randell.ph/2011/06/11/fix-for-aw-snap-while-loading-twitter-in-fedora-15-with-selinux-enforcing-enabled/

Do:
Fix the current seLinux context for the Chromium-browser and install restorecond ( the daemon that watches for file creation and then sets the default SELinux file context )

restorecon -R ~/.config

# install restorecond
su -c 'yum install policycoreutils-restorecond'
# enable it
su -c 'chkconfig restorecond on'

2 Comments

  1. Jaffer

    Thank’s so much for sharing. It seems Randell’s website is not loading at the moment so I will just leave my thanks here.

    I needed to reboot after installing restorecond to make twitter work again.

    Chrome is my preferred browser … but even if one important website screws up showing me a blue screen of snap – it puts a blotch on my computing experience.

    Reply
  2. Randell

    Thanks for providing the link, James!

    You’re welcome, Jaffer!

    Reply

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Fix for Google Calendar Crash in Chrome/Chromium on Fedora | Pearls in Life - [...] Fix for Google Calendar Crash in Chrome/Chromium on Fedora Posted on January 31, 2012 This problem is caused by the…

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

The reCAPTCHA verification period has expired. Please reload the page.

You May Also Like…

PHPSECLIB3 Client Algorithms

Recently our EDI supplier notified that they were changing their SFTP encryption and data integrity algorithms I use...