Re: [ANN] Gnome 1.4 debs available
Bastien Nocera wrote:
> http://hadess.net/idoru.shtml for all the info
> No Fifth Toe applications available yet, old applications should work
> alright, maybe a symlink here and there for the libraries.
> I'll add them as I build them, after GUADEC.
These are the Ximian .debs? If so, they're binary incompatible with official
GNOME .debs, and Ximian is no longer supporting sid: "unstable is changing a bit
too fast underneath us." So I guess those .debs are for stable?
IMHO, the Ximian .debs play an important role for some stable users (except for
the upgrade headache because of their version numbers), and may have been
helpful for 1.2 releases a few months ago. But now that Christian and Takuo
etc. have caught up (and we even have a pretty complete set for PPC), it seems
that for unstable users there is not such a strong reason to use them, and in
addition to duplicating packaging effort, they split bug reports so nobody has a
Just my opinion though...
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