[CentOS] Google Chrome and CentOS 6?

Phelps, Matthew mphelps at cfa.harvard.edu
Mon Apr 18 14:06:56 UTC 2016

On Mon, Apr 18, 2016 at 9:56 AM, Karanbir Singh <kbsingh at centos.org> wrote:

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> On 18/04/16 14:15, Phelps, Matthew wrote:
> > Thanks. I imagine (hope?) there shouldn't be too much effort to get
> > this to work, since it's already been done upstream. RedHat
> > continues to push out updates even. E.g.
> > https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0638.html
> >
> that looks like Supplementary content - we've never had that before.
> what we might need to do here is work the upstream beyond Red Hat
> where this works done, that makes it Supplementary content and not
> completely open source. Do we atleast know at this point what that
> might be ?
> regards
> - --
> Karanbir Singh, Project Lead, The CentOS Project

I suspect it has to do with their "pepperflash" flash plugin.

Clearly flash is on the way out, so any support for it is not necessary.

Matt Phelps
System Administrator, Computation Facility
Harvard - Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
mphelps at cfa.harvard.edu, http://www.cfa.harvard.edu

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