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Date:      Tue, 5 May 2015 11:21:42 -0500
From:      Brandon Wandersee <brandon.wandersee@zoho.com>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: How to use maps.google.fr
Message-ID:  <20150505162142.GA36065@WorkBox.Home>
In-Reply-To: <20150505094503.1168c747@curlew.lan>
References:  <20150504223554.GA13572@pcjas.obspm.fr> <20150505094503.1168c747@curlew.lan>

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On 05/05, Mike Clarke wrote:
>
> On first reading that I thought we might have been able to manage with
> Chrome under FreeBSD but it appears that the reference to Linux is
> precise and doesn't mean Unix like systems as is sometimes the case.
> 

It may also be that it requires features specific to *Google Chrome*---the
"Chrome" browser in the FreeBSD ports tree is Chromium, which lacks some of the
embedded plugins the branded Chrome browser has.

Frankly, the only thing that really seems to be missing from the the "lite"
version of Google Maps is the ability to let a large data-mining firm feed
details of your life to a computer so said computer can do all your thinking for
you. Nothing lost, if you ask me. ;)

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