[PC-BSD Testing] 8.1 RC1 Issues
A-Koziol at neiu.edu
Tue Jul 13 06:26:22 PDT 2010
In iBus 1.3.3_1, there was a change that may reflect this problem being
/ * add devel/py-notify in RUN_DEPENDS; it is not installed by any port
in the hierarchy, without it there is no panel icon and candidates
Not sure id the two are related but it was something I noticed.
> 11.07.2010 8:09, Bill Sun пишет:
>> I am running into some issues with my RC1 installation:
>> 1. I have some trouble with sound on my RC1 installation. Sound
>> does work. But I have 2 sound devices. One is the on-board
>> HDA sound, and another is my Audigy2 ZS card. Both work in
>> osstest. But in Phonon, I cannot get the sound to output to
>> Audigy2. Under the "Multimedia" settings I have moved the
>> Audigy2 card to the top of the list. But I cannot get any
>> sound output to it. I can only get sound output to my HDA, is
>> there any way to make sound work with my Audigy2 card in KDE?
>> 2. In "System Settings" -> "Advanced" -> "Samba", the
>> configuration screen is read-only. It should probably ask for
>> administration password like when you access it from "Launcher"
>> -> "Applications" -> "Samba Manager".
>> 3. I can't seem to install fonts from "System Settings" -> "Font
>> Installer". When I navigate to the directory with the .otf
>> file in the "Add" dialog box, I cannot see the file, hence I
>> cannot install it.
>> 4. IBus is not quite working properly. I have added
>> Chinese-PinYin and Chinese-ChewYin input methods in
>> "Preferences". However, I cannot select the ChewYin IME. The
>> tray icon simply flashes to the ChewYin icon and back to the
>> default. The PinYin IME works, but there is no graphics for
>> the icon. There is also no icons for the language panel under
>> PinYin (see attachment). I was pleasantly surprised that IBus
>> was installed by default, but it would be nice if the Qt
>> applications default to using IBus as the IM as well. So far
>> I've only figured out how to get dolphin to use IBus. I have
>> no idea how to do so in Kate. Also, IIRC, version 1.3 and up
>> of ibus-pinyin can toggle between Traditional and Simplified
>> Chinese input, however, I do not see such option in the version
>> with RC1.
> I'll look into it, but probably at weekend only;
> We have 1.3.3 version of ibus in ports, however 1.3.6 available;
> An also it could be simply due to broken port of pinyin.
>> 2. I was surprised to find out that the thumb buttons on my
>> Logitech G9 mouse works out of the box. However, the left and
>> right tilt buttons on the wheel were reported as the thumb
>> buttons as well (buttons 8 & 9) in xev.
>> 3. NTFS file systems cannot be mounted. Or more precisely, my
>> NTFS formatted USB hard disk cannot be mounted in dolphin. I
>> know this can be done using ntfs-3g, but I'm hoping that this
>> is installed and configured by default.
>> Overall, I am quite impressed with PC-BSD 8.1 RC1. The fit and
>> finish is much better than the Kubuntu 9.10 installation that is
>> upgraded from Ubuntu that I was using before I wiped it out for
>> PC-BSD. Most of the defaults are sensible and I like the fact that
>> there's custom artwork in the custom theme. With the more
>> permissible license that is BSD, the out-of-the-box experience is
>> much better and practical than the one I experienced with Ubuntu
>> (Nvidia binary driver installed on first boot, no additional codec
>> installation to view my video files, printer installation was a
>> breeze). First impressions are good, and even though I still had
>> some sound problems, it's nothing compared to the sound problems I
>> had on Linux.
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