FYI: GnuCash removed from Debian (testing) due to webkitgtk deprecation

Tommy Trussell tommy.trussell at
Thu Aug 3 16:00:41 EDT 2017

On Thu, Aug 3, 2017 at 1:46 PM, Tommy Trussell <tommy.trussell at>

> As I just mentioned in the gnucash-user list, GnuCash got bumped out of
> Debian on July 31st because it depends upon webkitgtk. I haven't seen any
> discussion about it on this list so I figured I would mention it.
> I haven't been in touch with the maintainer, though it's the same person
> who has done it for years, and I presume he might have been in touch via
> IRC or somewhere.
> Package page:
> Debian Bug report:
> 790204
I don't know why my message(s) aren't appearing on gnucash-dev but I now
see the extensive discussion at  (linked from the Debian
bug above).

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