That's kinda sad...
Re-implementation as GPL seems the best course...
On Thu, Dec 2, 2010 at 6:55 PM, Adam Borowski <email@example.com>
On Thu, Dec 02, 2010 at 11:11:09PM +0100, Klaus Ethgen wrote:A maintainer is not supposed to have access to all architectures and build
> As every year x-mas is coming closer and it is time to start xsnow to
> get the right feeling. :-)
> Unfortunately the package is only available for i386 and the maintainer,
> Martin Lazar, seems not to react to the bug (#457742), that is open
> since 2007. At least for amd64 it is pretty easy to build the package,
> there is no need to alter. Just apt-get build-dep xsnow; debuild; dpkg
> -i ../xsnow*.deb.
stuff there by hand. That's the problem with non-free.
I wonder if the procedure in
These bugs are unfixable. The license disallows any modifications save for
> There are also other bugs, partly with a patch but no reaction of
the makefile. And considering how badly xsnow runs for example on my system
this makes it pretty worthless.
1KB // Microsoft corollary to Hanlon's razor:
// Never attribute to stupidity what can be
// adequately explained by malice.
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- From: Klaus Ethgen <Klaus@Ethgen.de>
- Re: xsnow
- From: Adam Borowski <firstname.lastname@example.org>