Using Chromium in Whonix.
In Whonix, for better anonymity it is recommended to use only Tor Browser for browsing the internet. Use of any browsers such as Chromium, Firefox, Opera and others is discouraged. Reasons for that are elaborated on the Tor Browser wiki page.
The reason why browsers other than Tor Browser are discouraged is because hiding your identity is harder than just hiding your IP. This is elaborated on the Tor Browser wiki page.
Since Whonix is based on Kicksecure™, the user can follow these instructions Chromium (links to the Kicksecure™ website)
- Chromium Browser for Kicksecure™ Discussions (not Whonix)
- Google Chrome Repository Insecurity