Re: sawfish-0.30.3 (idorulabs debs) sucks
Seems like one of these days I'm gonna get shot...
Quoting Matt <email@example.com>:
> On Sun, 8 Oct 2000 Sam Powers@oddbox.org wrote:
> > Anyone tried the helix gnome debs at idorulabs.free.fr? the included
> > sawfish seems to have something broken..
> > sawfish error--> (bytecode-error "File needs recompiling for current
> > virtual machine"
> Just as the message says, the lisp code in your sawfish package was not
> compiled for the version of rep on your machine. Potato has an older
> version of rep (the one used by sawmill 0.27), and woody has a newer
> package (needed by sawfish 0.31.x).
> You can try building sawfish from the woody source deb. I don't know
> there were problems with the build or if the build daemon just hasn't
> gotten around to it. Worth a try if you have the time and space.
> You can install the rep and sawmill packages from potato. These are a
> bit out of date but they work.
> The helix packages should be changed to reflect dependencies on specific
> versions of rep. It might also be a good idea for idorulabs to include
> packages along with the helix ones, if the distributors can't keep up
Just use the librep that's provided on the website rather than the one of woody,
(At least the Subject was not "idorulabs sucks")
PS: Gonna fix gnumeric, gnome-tetris and gedit soon, I promise