gnome2 gnucash in Debian experimental
warlord at MIT.EDU
Fri Sep 2 16:28:41 EDT 2005
Quoting Thomas Bushnell BSG <tb at becket.net>:
>> What's the advantage of putting G2 into experimental compared to getting the
>> gwrap problem fixed? I have no idea where to start trying to fix gwrap and I
>> have quite enough to do without wasting yet more time on it.
> Well, I'm not the g-wrap maintainer, and I don't know anything about
> it. Nothing in bug #323462 mentions gnucash, and gnucash doesn't
> depend on g-wrap anyway. So I can't for the life of me tell why the
> g-wrap bug is blocking anything gnucash-related. Enlighten me?
Actually, gnucash DOES depend on g-wrap. It's both a build-time and run-time
> I'm thinking of packaging the gnome-2 branch of gnucash for Debian
> experimental. Are there concerns or comments? Please don't assume
> that I know anything about what gnome-2 problems there are. I'm
> asking because I *don't* know.
Read the GNOME2_STATUS file in the g2 cvs branch for the current status
of known issues. The file is larger than one might like.
Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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