Re: Debian Potato and Helix Gnome
"J. Glyn Hughes" wrote:
> New to Debian, I am a happy convert from RH, MDK, SuSE et al.
> Having had quite a scoot around, I am having trouble getting hold of Helix
> Gnome for Potato - they only seem to have a binary release for Woody.
> I have seen references by those clearly more talented than I to installing
> (perhaps shoe-horning) Helix onto Debian Potato, I know it's possible.
> Quite happy to investigate / play myself, perhaps someone could point me in
> the right direction - for what where should I look if I want (the very
> wonderful, apparently) Helix Gnome on my Debian 'Potato'.
The only thing I found that required woody was a dependency on libguile6 1:1.3.4-3.
Potato provides 1.3.4-2. This was only for the games I think. I upgraded libguile6 to
the woody version and all was well. Running nicely on potato.