Package Details: google-chrome 77.0.3865.90-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: google-chrome
Description: The popular and trusted web browser by Google (Stable Channel)
Upstream URL:
Keywords: chromium
Licenses: custom:chrome
Submitter: None
Maintainer: luzifer
Last Packager: luzifer
Votes: 1837
Popularity: 12.796864
First Submitted: 2010-05-25 20:25
Last Updated: 2019-09-18 18:10

Dependencies (13)

Required by (26)

Sources (3)

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Det commented on 2017-10-01 00:35

The final vote. “What should be the pkgdesc of AUR/google-chrome?” With 82 votes:

● "One fast, simple, and secure browser for all your devices (Stable Channel)" - 17 votes (21%)
● "The popular and trusted web browser by Google (Stable Channel)" - 65 votes (79%)

Now, my deciding vote of 49 votes will be cast and the winner is...
, I’m kidding, I’m kidding. Pkgdesc changed. ^^

Det commented on 2016-03-09 05:01

✔ 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 '35p'

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Det commented on 2019-04-02 01:07

@wingsuit, it's a binary pacakge, and hence mostly why. It was very much voted "trusted", and has +50% usage share in the world, but sure - not in the official repo. Just in Arch it's/used to be crashy, so Chromium, built for Arch, is better.

@jfcandidofilho, it was something like googling the "chrome deb/rpm repo" and prob also the URL in the /etc/cron.daily/ job that gets cleaned up from the package thru the line at the end of the PKGBUILD, which @luz also kept. I quit Arch & Linux, so my memory's a bit fading on these.

2ion commented on 2019-03-30 15:30

Did ctrl+wheel zoom on websites stop working for anybody else along the way? It only works in PDF.js and other resource views now. Since I haven't used Chrome in a long time, I can't determine when the problem was introduced.

Perhaps it's just my configuration? kwin + x11 + synaptics driver.

Pryka commented on 2019-03-18 14:27

Is anyone have a strange download issue with v73.0.3683.75?

When I try to download a file bigger than ~100mb It just stops at 100% and nothing is happening, no matter how long I wait.

I tried in incognito, I restarted all Chrome settings, removed all extensions - nothing.

The only solution for me is to downgrade to v72.


wingsuit commented on 2019-03-13 09:51

"The popular web browser by Google (Stable Channel)"

I think we can all agree this software isn't trusted. It would be in the official repositories if it was.

jfcandidofilho commented on 2019-03-01 22:20

@Det it's a bit unrelated to everything but where did you find those links for checksum and releases? I was googling about the checksum not working and if it weren't for you, I would fail to find a file with the checksum.

Of course, I could always direct myself towards the AUR but I sincerely couldn't find this info. I might just be blind...

Edit: I'm not well versed in packages functionality but we need an SHA512 and the file provides only SHA256, SHA1 and MD5sum. Is there a way to use MD5sum for that deb file only?

joelk commented on 2019-02-21 16:31

So, I uninstalled gnome-keyring and google-chrome-beta continued to work correctly. It loads and exits normally. Next I installed google-chrome-stable, tested to see that it worked correctly, then turned on Google Sync, and it crashed again just as it did before. I could get it to run by deleting .config/google-chrome but as soon as I turned on Sync again it crashed. Finally, I uninstalled libgnome-keyring (to do this I had to uninstall gksu, which I suppose I should have done anyway), started google-chrome-stable, turned on Sync and now it works correctly.

So to summarize, google-chrome seems to require that NEITHER gnome-keyring NOR libgnome-keyring be installed, or alternatively if libgnome-keyring is installed then gnome-keyring is needed temporarily when turning on Sync and it can subsequently be uninstalled. I have no explanation, but there it is.

leopicasso commented on 2019-02-21 09:26

Thanks for the information on the site. > Five Nights at Freddy's

luzifer commented on 2019-02-21 09:26

No XFCE, nothing containing gnome in the name. Using i3 as a window manager, avoiding packages belonging to Gnome or KDE.

joelk commented on 2019-02-21 03:30

Do you use xfce on any of them? Do you have libgnome-keyring (needed by gksu) on any of them?

luzifer commented on 2019-02-20 22:45

I do have neither gnome-keyring nor kwallet and all three variants of google-chrome do run quite fine on multiple machines of mine having turned on Google Sync on all of them. So there is no default dependency to those two packages.