[aur-general] Removal request: google-chrome-mini

Det nimetonmaili at gmail.com
Tue Mar 27 06:38:09 EDT 2012

On 03/27/2012 11:53 AM, Stefan Mark wrote:
> On 25.03.2012 01:32, Det wrote:
>> On 24 March 2012 13:41, Det<nimetonmaili at gmail.com>  wrote:
>>> Thanks Det, I've removed the google-chrome-mini.
>>> Lukas
>> The maintainer doesn't seem to get the message. He re-uploaded it as
>> "google-chrome-no-gconf", even though I already explained the user can
>> just install "no-gconf" beforehand:
>> https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=57899
>>              Det
> Installing no-gconf will just replace gconf with nothing (doesnt that
> break every normal package that needs gconf?). People might want to have
> gconf, but also a chrome which does not use gconf (actually, i have an
> emacs package that does the same thing).

Yeah it does:

└┌(%:~/Desktop/nvidia-beta-all)┌- ldd /opt/google/chrome/chrome | grep gconf
libgconf-2.so.4 => /usr/lib/libgconf-2.so.4 (0x00007fcbbbd45000)

But true, some applications do break when they can't use gconf:

└┌(%:~/Desktop/nvidia-beta-all)┌- gucharmap
gucharmap: symbol lookup error: gucharmap: undefined symbol: 


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