How to fix "Your profile could not be opened correctly." on Linux?

I experience the program on Linux (Fedora 12) that Chrome reports "Your profile could not be opened correctly." as follows.

chrome your file could not be opened correctly

How to fix it? Restarting Chrome would not help.

asked Feb 8, 2015 by Eric Z Ma (44,280 points)

1 Answer

 
Best answer

Removing the 'Web Data' directories from all profiles works for me (Making backup first as the commands will remove your files):

cd ~/.config/google-chrome
find ./ -name 'Web Data' -exec rm {} -rf \;
answered Feb 8, 2015 by Eric Z Ma (44,280 points)

I just made an account here simply to thank you for this solution.

Cheers!

commented Mar 4, 2015 by Ava van Interwebz (110 points)

Please log in or register to answer this question.

Related questions

Copyright © SysTutorials. User contributions licensed under cc-wiki with attribution required.
Hosted on Dreamhost

...