Re: Facilitating external repositories
On Fri, Jun 12, 2015 at 10:08:35AM +0200, Alexandre Detiste wrote:
> Le vendredi 12 juin 2015, 00:59:51 Wouter Verhelst a écrit :
> > On Thu, Jun 11, 2015 at 12:38:29PM +0200, Bálint Réczey wrote:
> > > I see eid-mw is built on for i386 and amd64, while I assume it would
> > > build and work perfectly on arm* laptops and computers as well:
> > > https://files.eid.belgium.be/debian/pool/main/e/eid-mw/
> > >
> > > Cheers,
> > > Balint
> I was curious, so I tried it on Raspbian's "almost-armhf" architecture
> & it works ! The java applet is a bit slow, but some embedded
> application would use some other language.
Good to know. I haven't tried this myself (enough work with other
things), but it's interesting none the less.
Did you try running the test suite? If not, try running
EID_ROBOT_STYLE=manual make check
in a checkout of the build tree. This should tell you a bit more about
how well things work ;-)
(if you do find a bug, patches are welcome...)
> The "eid-viewer" is now an 'any' package, but couldn't it be an 'all'
> because it only include a java program, an icon & a .desktop file?
Yeah. It probably should; it's been on my TODO list for a while to fix
this, but I haven't yet had the time to look at it in detail. It's not
like it makes things break, and so it's not very high priority...
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