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

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Thu Jan 7 08:59:28 PST 2010


Mike Bybee wrote:
>
>
> On Thu, Jan 7, 2010 at 9:09 AM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.com 
> <mailto:kris at pcbsd.com>> 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
>     <mailto: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
>     >> PC-BSD Software
>     >> http://www.pcbsd.com
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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.
>
>
>     --
>
>     Kris Moore
>     PC-BSD Software
>     http://www.pcbsd.com
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>
> I'll happily take that task, I'm actually working on some of the Gnome 
> systools integration for the std FreeBSD project as well.
>
> -- 
> Thanks,
> Mike Bybee
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I shall be bugging you quite a lot Mike, I'm a big fan of Gnome ;).


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