[sugar] Attn: sortof breaking sugar-jhbuild

Marco Pesenti Gritti mpg
Sat Dec 23 12:56:40 EST 2006

On Sat, 2006-12-23 at 16:54 +0100, J.M. Maurer wrote:
> Hola,
> On Macro's request, I created a meta-sugar-framework module in
> sugar-framework, that will contain sugar, but also libraries which are
> not used by sugar but are used by the activities.
> Also, a writing activity has been reinstated, based on libabiword and
> python bindings. This activity now includes 1) only word based
> selections, and 2) selecting of paragraphs by clicking in the right
> margin, per Ivan's request. 
> The AbiWord widget that is used is a work in progress, so except wacko
> rendering :) Next on the list: getting the content out in a specific
> format, like crossmark, html or anything else that AbiWord supports.
> About the sugar-jhbuild breaking: when libabiword is compiled, jhbuild
> does not understand that we do not use Makefiles, but use GNUmakefiles
> instead, causing the build to fail. When it does, just choose the
> "force_configure" option once, and you'll be all set. I hope Marco can
> fix this soonish.

Patch to fix the issue in jhbuild is here:


Hopefully the maintainer will have a look soon.


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