Package Details: google-chrome-dev 78.0.3887.7-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: google-chrome-dev
Description: The popular and trusted web browser by Google (Dev Channel)
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Keywords: chromium
Licenses: custom:chrome
Provides: google-chrome
Submitter: None
Maintainer: luzifer
Last Packager: luzifer
Votes: 630
Popularity: 1.351839
First Submitted: 2009-06-05 21:02
Last Updated: 2019-08-20 18:53

Dependencies (13)

Required by (26)

Sources (3)

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Det commented on 2016-03-09 05:02

✔ NOTE. If the sha512sums don't match, there's a new version. Simply flag the package.

You can check for new Linux releases in:, or use:

$ curl -sL | gzip -df | tr ' ' '\n' | grep -e name= -e ver= | cut -d '"' -f2 | sed 'N;s/\n/ /'

For new MD5: $ curl -sL | sed -n '54p'

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Det commented on 2017-10-13 18:59


potatoe commented on 2017-10-13 17:18

google-chrome-unstable_63.0.3236.7_amd64.deb seems to ship the man page as a .gz, causing the PKGBUILD to fail when trying to gzip a no longer present uncompressed man page:

gzip: ...../pkg/google-chrome-dev/usr/share/man/man1/google-chrome-unstable.1: No such file or directory

$ ls pkg/google-chrome-dev/usr/share/man/man1/

Commenting out the gzip command in the PKGBUILD allows it to build.

Det commented on 2017-10-03 18:23

It's often good idea to try pure makepkg first. This one's a Pacaur bug:

Workaround: $ rm ~/.cache/pacaur/google-chrome-dev/eula_text.html

bakgwailo commented on 2017-10-03 18:20

Getting the following error when trying to update:

:: Installing google-chrome-dev package(s)...
:: google-chrome-dev package(s) failed to install.
:: ensure package version does not mismatch between .SRCINFO and PKGBUILD
:: ensure package name has a VCS suffix if this is a devel package

Det commented on 2017-07-26 14:18

No, I think that's only if you run GNOME. I didn't need it, and it's already an optional dependency.

raul commented on 2017-07-26 11:14

gnome-keyring is probably a new dependency, before installing it chrome would crash with 'Gkr-Message: secret service operation failed: The name org.freedesktop.secrets was not provided by any .service files'

Det commented on 2017-06-06 17:42

> wat flagged google-chrome-dev out-of-date on 2017-06-06 for the following reason:
> 61 released

Mmmm. No it isn't.

Det commented on 2017-05-12 06:53

Oy vey. Seems like they stock the older versions now directly in

Det commented on 2017-05-12 06:42

It's very clearly explained there the commented bit, although it seems they also 404 now.

hendry commented on 2017-05-12 01:12

That commented bit thing scares me. WTF?