I've tried uninstalling epiphany but I get "package not installed" I tried from Applications menu and I got "Application state not set as installed in AppCenter for package: GNOME Web"

I looked for "Gnome Web" in Synaptics and could not find it.

Looking online didn't help.

I just want to uninstall it, it does not work, I get "Something went wrong while displaying this page. Please reload or visit a different page to continue." in every tab.

I reinstalled Elementary OS 6 and Web stopped working 10 min in.

At the same time Midori and Edge are rock solid.

  • The Gnome Web package is used by a number of applications in Elementary OS, so uninstalling it would break a great many things. Why are you trying to remove it from the system rather than setting something else as the default browser?
    – matigo
    Sep 13 at 0:22
  • Hi Matigo, if I'm not using an app in my machine I want it gone, no clutter around :-)
    – G Durand
    Sep 26 at 10:30
  • If this is an ideal you are strongly bound to, then Elementary OS — and most other Ubuntu-based derivatives — may not be for you 🤔
    – matigo
    Sep 26 at 12:04
  • I guess I'll learn to love her as it is, with her virtues and defects. It seems she also tends to get fatter with time :-)
    – G Durand
    Sep 26 at 19:19

I got epiphany working again, after long searches in the internet, by installing the nvidia drivers for my machine. Unfortunately I cant find the instructions again but it was basically finding out what nvidia version I had and installing them via terminal.

That made epiphany work again.

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