ot: compiling gnome
alex_snow at gmx.net
Tue Feb 27 12:16:22 EST 2007
Garnome also trys to build stuff that's already installed, and that
any sane distro would have installed, like libtool (where its
currently failing, which might have something to do with me using 2.4
instead of 2.6 kernel. Will upgrade and give it another try, and maybe
go through the garnome sources and try removing some of the
On Mon, Feb 26, 2007 at 06:21:56PM -0500, Igor
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> Hi. I tried Garnome some time ago; besides it wanting to install stuff
> you don't necessarily need, somehow it manages to alter your desktop, so
> that it doesn't look the same as the stock one...Not sure if that's do
> to some configuration changes or something. Imo your best bet is to wait
> for Gnome-2.18 to be released, along with Firefox3. Then compile
> according to the BLFS (Beyond Linux From Scratch) instructions.
> On Fri, Feb 23, 2007 at 10:09:54PM -0500, Doug Sutherland wrote:
> > Did you look at garnome? It downloads, builds and installs
> > gnome desktop from the latest tarball releases. This would
> > take care of the dependency problems you mentioned when
> > trying to build from source.
> > http://www.gnome.org/projects/garnome/
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