[arch-general] [arch-dev-public] Chromium losing Sync support on March 15

Morten Linderud foxboron at archlinux.org
Tue Jan 26 23:24:13 UTC 2021

On Wed, Jan 27, 2021 at 12:05:21AM +0100, Geo Kozey wrote:
> This is mostly pessimistic speculation. There are still 6 weeks ahead
> before anything changes at all. After that it's still possible that
> only the sync will be lost. IMO dropping package should be the last
> option used only when no other one is left on table and all bad
> scenarios were realized for sure (assuming there is still someone in
> Arch team wanting to maintain it - if not then everything may be over
> right now). 
> I think fedora rush to break all users overnight while the 'evil google'
> gave them couple of weeks to look around isn't best example to follow.

Regardless of what is pessimistic speculation and not, read over the mailing
list and figure out if you would like to put up with an upstream attitude like
that. There is no obligation from us to the users that chromium belongs in the

If google acts like asses they are going to burn bridges.

Morten Linderud
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