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

John Ralls jralls at
Fri Aug 4 01:25:36 EDT 2017

> On Aug 3, 2017, at 10:00 PM, Tommy Trussell <tommy.trussell at> wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 3, 2017 at 1:46 PM, Tommy Trussell <tommy.trussell at>
> wrote:
>> 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).

Your messages are appearing on gnucash-dev. I didn't reply here because I already had replied to your message on gnucash-user.

John Ralls

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