Bug#765839: task-desktop: installs a non-working dekstop environment on all but 2 archs
On Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 01:55:48PM -0400, Joey Hess wrote:
> Adam Borowski wrote:
> > I have tried Gnome3 on:
> > * an armhf laptop, Omega OAN133, with:
> > * framebuffer
> > * proprietary Mali drivers
> > * an armhf "desktop", hardkernel Odroid U2 (also Mali)
> > * powerpc in qemu
> > (using an existing system on real metal, d-i on qemu)
> What was the result of all these tests?
Everywhere the same: "Oh no! Something has gone wrong" on a white screen.
Replacing gdm3 with lightdm allows logging in, which gives the same screen.
Cinnamon shows a different message.
I got more arms but not a single piece of hardware of other architectures.
I can check more in qemu if you want, though.
// If you believe in so-called "intellectual property", please immediately
// cease using counterfeit alphabets. Instead, contact the nearest temple
// of Amon, whose priests will provide you with scribal services for all
// your writing needs, for Reasonable and Non-Discriminatory prices.