[aur-general] Status of the Chromium/Chrome packages on AUR

Randy Penguin randypenguin at gmail.com
Thu Oct 1 21:01:44 EDT 2009

> * chromium-browser-dev - Building from source. *WARNING* downloads 900MB of
> sources and takes a long time to build.

Really? I thought that was chromium-browser-svn? Got anything to say
about the actual chromium-browser-dev?

> Also, the reason i haven't made my chromium-snapshot package use the 64-bit
> native builds is because i believe there are and will be times where i want
> to update the package and can't because the 32-bit and 64-bit buildbot
> builds don't match up (because the i386/i686 builds take a bit
> longer/shorter than the 64-bit builds or because there's a FTBFS on 64-bit,
> but not on 32-bit and so on).

So you are going to justify your complacency because of a
presupposition. I quality maintainer would at least look into it as
that is what the community is asking for. All you do is update the
md5sums? I'm sure you have the time and skill.

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