Launcher application for Google Chrome's flatpak on Endless OS
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eos-google-chrome-app

Description

This package is used by EOS to package Google Chrome as a flatpak, to provide the "client side" entry point to the sandboxed application, that knows how to run itself from outside the flatpak sandboxed environment.

Detailed description

This package provides a launcher script (eos-google-chrome-app) that will be called by the system helper program installed in the OS as part of the eos-google-chrome-helper package.

Adittionally, the wrapper script keeps and monitors a process running inside the flatpak sandbox for Chrome while the browser is running, to prevent uninstalling / updating it while running, relying on flatpak's own locking mechanisms.

License

eos-google-chrome-app is Copyright (C) 2016 Endless Mobile, Inc. and is licensed under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

See the COPYING file for the full version of the GNU GPLv2 license