chromium no longer maintained

Damian Ivanov damianatorrpm at
Tue Sep 4 12:26:37 UTC 2012

Hi David,

Bad said, Ubuntu is a fork of Debian, it gets forked once in a while
after a release to update packages, see wikipedia.

Anyway I think chromium is still the most recent, from when 12.04 was
released, so may somebody will just need to pick it up for 12.10 I

2012/9/4 David Klasinc <bigwhale at>:
> On 09/04/2012 02:10 PM, Nicolas Michel wrote:
>> In conclusion : Google Chrome is mostly Chromium but not entirely. And
>> one is not the fork of the other because in a fork, the codebase tends
>> to differienciate along the time which is not the case here. One is
>> based on the other, plus some more features.
> Apart from the licenses, Chrome is to Chromium what Ubuntu is to Debian.
> But is this discussion really necessary here on this list? Unmaintained
> package is chromium-browser. That's all that matters.
> :)
> Regards,
> David
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