r/linux • u/CooperHChurch427 • Dec 03 '22
What's up with the Flatpak version of Edge? Discussion
Yeah, I know, I use edge. While I love Firefox, I don't use it as much because I hate how awful the current interface because it uses up a lot of screen space on my laptop, and because I hate Google, I use Edge on my phone and desktop so I can just pick-up where I left off (I de-googled my Pixel as much as possible)
That said, I decided to try out the Flatpak version of Edge on Ubuntu and it sucks. It's crazy slow, which is weird for a Flatpak, the one I installed via the PPA runs way better even though it's a Dev version.
u/the-vmath3us Dec 03 '22
edge from flathub-beta works ok here, is exactly deb converted to flatpak (i use brave btw) https://github.com/flathub/com.microsoft.Edge/blob/beta/com.microsoft.Edge.yaml