Re: svgalib libc6 (was: GS alladin 5.02 is out)
On Sun, Aug 03, 1997 at 10:45:27PM +0200, joost witteveen wrote:
> > joost, I was just wondering if you were planning on packaging the new
> > version of alladin ghostscript.
> Actually, I'm not.
> As it's non-free, I don't want to play funny tricks to make it compile
> for libc5, and as it should use svgalib, I cannot build it for libc6.
> I've tried to get a libc6 version of svgalib, and I got it to
> compile, but it simply segfaults, and I don't have enough time to
> fix it, or even to discuss it with the upstream maintainer to
> help him.
I compiled it from source on my libc6 machine here, and it seems
to work just fine! With svgalib support.
Hamish Moffatt, StudIEAust email@example.com
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