Re: Xfce 4.2 on AMD64
On (25/04/05 18:43), Goswin von Brederlow wrote:
> Clive Menzies <email@example.com> writes:
> > Hi
> > Short history:
> > I installed xfce4.2 from a link at: http://www.os-works.com/view/debian/
> > Andreas Weber provides ready-to-install Debian/amd64 versions of our
> > Debian packages. Just add the lines
> > deb-src http://www.os-works.com/debian testing main
> > deb http://www.kanotix.lxserv.de/debian ./
> > to your /etc/apt/sources.list.
> > It works really well (other than a very recent problem where I've lost
> > the xfdesktop functionality). However, in the course of correspondence
> > on d-u I was asked by the maintainer of the debian package to test the
> > xfce4.2 package from experimental. I explained that I'm running amd64
> > and asked whether it was available for this architecture.
> > He seemed to think would be but after trying with 'experimental' in my
> > sources.list, I suspect not. Can someone confirm this one way or the
> > other?
> > Many thanks
> > Clive
> > --
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> None of the buildds is building experimental as of yet. There hasn't
> been demand for it.
> The maintainer probably ment for you to download source and compile it
As much as I want to help, I am somewhat under pressure work wise and
wouldn't want to jeopardise my working system (it's taken a while to get it
I do have a kde system on this machine also running on sid (my previous
production system). When I have some time, I'll be happy to have a go -
I've only compiled the odd small package, never a whole suite with
dependencies et al (that's why I rely on aptitude).
Good news is, I've recovered my desktop ;) but still haven't worked out
why it disappeared.
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