[PC-BSD Testing] cinnamon edge packages

Joe Maloney jmaloney at pcbsd.org
Wed Mar 5 16:04:14 PST 2014


What happened to that feature?  I remember seeing the tool pop-up to prompt
the user to remove the packages.  I'm not seeing that instead package
manager just freezes.  Is it supposed to be working still to prompt the
user to remove the conflicts?

Joe Maloney


On Wed, Mar 5, 2014 at 8:31 AM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:

>
> Great! Now just to figure out where / how it stores its wallpaper data
> again ;)
>
> Not much we can do about all the conflicts, except make sure the GUI can
> try and detect / resolve them automatically for the user.
>
> On 03/04/2014 23:11, Joe Maloney wrote:
>
> Cinnamon works now.  Looks like it needs the PCBSD wallpaper treatment.
>  Virtualbox also works agin.  Lots of pkg conflict issues that I had to
> remove a trail of things before I could upgrade starting with xsane,
> samba36 of course, and even some things to upgrade KDE as well.  That is
> the only thing that would concern me about pushing these out to production
> for other users who might not know how to do that.  Otherwise working
> great.
>
>  Joe Maloney
>
>
> On Mon, Feb 24, 2014 at 10:33 AM, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:
>
>>
>> The edge package set is a bit old now, working on getting a newer set
>> made up with the changes currently in "master". The ports tree has lots of
>> stuff broken / failing in poudriere right now, but I'm hoping to get a set
>> built this week.
>>
>>
>>
>> On 02/23/2014 16:25, Joe Maloney wrote:
>>
>> I've noticed that Cinnamon packages still weren't working with edge.  So
>> I looked a little deeper and /usr/local/share/xsesssions/32Cinnamon.desktop
>> still used gnome-session-cinnamon rather than cinnamon-session-cinnamon
>> which I updated in master here:
>>
>>
>> https://github.com/pcbsd/pcbsd/blob/master/src-sh/pc-extractoverlay/ports-overlay/usr/local/share/xsessions/32Cinnamon.desktop
>>
>>  So looking at the releng/10 branch it also showed
>> gnome-session-cinnamon.  Could this be why 32cinnamon.desktop is not
>> getting updated for the edge packages?
>>
>>  Also regarding the pkg conflicts I mentioned earlier.  I had to remove
>> the following manually.
>>
>>  gnome-keyring3
>> gtk-vnc3
>>
>>  It looks like those two were renamed now to be:
>>
>>  gnome-keyring
>> gtk-vnc
>>
>>  Joe Maloney
>>
>>
>> On Thu, Feb 13, 2014 at 4:16 AM, Hans Ruhe <hansruhe1 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>>   Hello Joe,
>>>
>>>  I tested Cinnamon too and it crashed completely. I could not even use
>>> my other desktop(s) like Mate and KDE anymore. I did a fresh install after
>>> that.
>>>  But Cinnamon is not supported yet, I thought that work has to be done
>>> for that desktop.
>>>
>>>  Best regards,
>>>  Hans
>>>
>>>
>>> 2014-02-13 7:49 GMT+01:00 Joe Maloney <jmaloney at pcbsd.org>:
>>>
>>>>  So I noticed when upgrading to the edge set I couldn't upgrade due to
>>>> conflicts I had to remove manually.  Do you guys know if that feature was
>>>> broken again in pkgng?  I thought it was working to where it would prompt
>>>> you to resolve conflicts.
>>>>
>>>>  Anyway.  Looks like cinnamon 2.0 is busted for me.  Has anyone else
>>>> gotten it working?  I'll do some more digging and see what I can find in
>>>> the meantime.
>>>>
>>>>  Joe Maloney
>>>>
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