I installed Google Chromium browser in my Parrot OS 4.6 PC using this method: https://bit.ly/2X7x1Mu (using wget method). I removed it from applications list as it is showing Google Chromium in application tray. I can still see and get updates for it. I completely want to get rid of this issue. Any suggestions?
sudo apt-get purge chromium-browser plz post errors if any.
└──╼ #apt-get purge chromium-browser
Reading package lists… Done
Building dependency tree
Reading state information… Done
Package ‘chromium-browser’ is not installed, so not removed
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
binutils-mingw-w64-i686 binutils-mingw-w64-x86-64 g+±mingw-w64-x86-64
gcc-mingw-w64 gcc-mingw-w64-base gcc-mingw-w64-i686 gcc-mingw-w64-x86-64
libmariadbclient18 mat mingw-w64-common mingw-w64-i686-dev
Use ‘apt autoremove’ to remove them.
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 0 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
After this operation, 0 B of additional disk space will be used.
Setting up python-faraday (3.7.0-1parrot1) …
I can still see Chromuim browser installed in application menu. If chromium is not uninstalled then how it can say that chromium browser is not installed? It is a confusing situation.
This looks interesting,anyone with any idea @MoNsTeR ?
try looking at this issue it looks similar :
Parrot OS is Debian based if i remember correctly so try googling problems relating to Ubuntu also.
@MoNsTeR Did you mean apt? By using command: apt purge chromium && reboot, it successfully uninstalled Chromuim web browser after rebooting my pc. Thank you for your answer.
@D4rkhunt3r glad it worked. I’m going to go ahead and close this topic.