[PC-BSD Testing] no download button for gnome PBI?

doverosx at gmail.com doverosx at gmail.com
Thu Jan 7 08:20:46 PST 2010


Kris Moore wrote:
> On 01/07/2010 11:01, Mike Bybee wrote:
>   
>> On Thu, Jan 7, 2010 at 8:27 AM, Kris Moore<kris at pcbsd.com>  wrote:
>>
>>     
>>> On 01/06/2010 18:11, Dru Lavigne wrote:
>>>       
>>>> I can find gnome in Software Browser and I see that it successfully
>>>>         
>>> builds on http://pbibuild.pcbsd.org/index.php?ver=8. But there is no
>>> download button. Is this a weirdism or is the PBI not available yet?
>>>       
>>>> I need to test the PBI to sign off on one of the chapters.
>>>>
>>>> Cheers,
>>>>
>>>> Dru
>>>>
>>>>         
>>> Dru,
>>>
>>> I just tested Gnome here and found a few bugs in it. I've fixed them and
>>> am triggering it for a rebuild now. Which are you trying to test on,
>>> 32bit or 64bit?
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>>
>>> Kris Moore
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>>>       
>> Just out of curiosity, is one of the bugs you fixed the issue with the
>> screensaver password not working? On 7.x you had to disable the screensaver
>> password in Gnome if you ever wanted to get back in :D
>>
>> I never reported it because gnome has a mostly unsupported status on PC-BSD
>> according to the site, so I never really worried about it.
>>
>>     
>
>
> I didn't test for that, to tell you the truth I'm not a huge Gnome fan, 
> so I really only give it a basic look-over and try to ensure its running 
> well enough to get into, use and logout :)
>
> What I could really use is somebody experienced with Gnome, who wants to 
> use it as their primary desktop to do some testing, find bugs, and 
> submit patches to our module for building the PBI. (This would be a good 
> way to get a commit bit as well). With a bit of work, it should be 
> possible to make the Gnome PBI work awesome, and be fully-tweaked & 
> tuned to what a power gnome user would want.
>
>
>   
I can test 32 bit also. I'll work on getting 64-bit running in a week or 
so, but I just had to see where the 386 version was before I made the 
jump ;).

Brodey


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