From ArchWiki
Revision as of 19:43, 28 September 2014 by Andy Crowd (talk | contribs) (→‎No sound fix: re: /and closed)
Jump to navigation Jump to search


Should the bit about chromium and its pdf plugins be removed, because it appears that in the most recent version, is build in? I am posting here because I don't know if perhaps it should just be edited, rather than removed altogether. Rh995 (talk) 02:29, 2 September 2014 (UTC)

My suggestion here is leave a note here such as "Since version xxx, is build in". --Fengchao (talk) 12:19, 2 September 2014 (UTC)

No sound fix

I could make a "dirty" fix to solve No sound problem in HTML5 and Flash for Chrome. Should I keep it on my User page or it is good enough for placing here? Andy Crowd 17:13, 28 September 2014 (UTC)

So the "fix" is to reinstall all packages on the system. This is really dirty, and the instructions are already documented: Pacman_tips#Reinstalling_all_packages (other sections may be relevant).
I can't think of any scenario where reinstalling all packages would help, other than where system files have been manually modified, which is a really bad practice. If the package is buggy, reinstalling it will not help and the issue should be reported.
-- Lahwaacz (talk) 19:21, 28 September 2014 (UTC)
I just noticed that when I used pacman -Syyu and even after use pacman -S somepackage on an already installed it shows that some of the data where installed and more need to be downloaded for re-installation then it downloaded some parts and installed them, after that I decided to reinstall all I had and sound came back in Chrome and probably something more got fixed when pacman -S --needed just skipped all packages.... thanks and I close this... I posted about "fix" also here.
--Andy Crowd 19:43, 28 September 2014 (UTC)