[PC-BSD Testing] wine pbi9 / etc.

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Sep 21 06:16:14 PDT 2011


On 09/20/11 18:01, Hakisho Nukama wrote:
> 2011/9/20 Ken Moore <ken at pcbsd.org>:
>> On 09/19/11 21:07, Brian Smith wrote:
>>
>> I also cannot install .exe files via Wine. The HPLIP drivers installed
>> successfully, however not all of them show up in the printer configuration
>> dialog - I had to find and extract the PPD file for my F4100 HP into my
>> /home directory and point the installer to it. This is a five year old bug
>> unique to FreeBSD / PC-BSD, reported several times. The Firefox version is
>> woefully out-dated and will not load my extensions or play Flash videos.
>> It's too bad about the crappy Bluetooth support in the BSDs - no fault of
>> PC-BSD, but something I use on a daily basis. With the exception of the old
>> Firefox PBI, it seems these are all upstream issues. These issues aside,
>> Beta 2 has been stable, polished and fast on my system so far.
>>
>> On 09/19/11, Yuri Momotiuk <yurkis at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> Hello
>>
>> Seems like wine pbi is not register mime types. I can not launch exe files
>> by double click. Please confirm. Thanks.
>> --
>> Best regards, Yuri Momotyuk
>>
>>
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>> Firefox out of date --> We are still finishing the rebuild of the 9.x PBI's
>> and the www category is at the end. Once we get there, all the web browsers
>> should be updated to the latest versions.
>>
>> Bluetooth support --> A bluetooth configuration/setup utility is in the
>> works here, and it will probably be released with PCBSD 9.1
>>
>> Wine .exe files --> I will look into the Wine PBI and see why it is not
>> registering the mime types and get back to you once it has been fixed.
>>
>> --
>> ~~ Ken Moore ~~
>> PC-BSD/iXsystems
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> Hello
>
> Waiting for "www category is at the end" is not good, if popular
> software with an high impact in security is in such a directory.
> The PBI-autobuild system could be improved with some way of
> prioritizing the build process. (dependent on popularity/impact)
>
> Regards,
> Hakisho Nukama
>
Yea, it used to be less of a problem when we had less PBIs, but I will
probably be adding some sort of "priority" system to the builds here soon :)

-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software
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