[Sugar-devel] Glucose and Frame

Cilyan Olowen gaknar at gmail.com
Tue Dec 15 13:58:57 EST 2009

Thanks for the reply, here is the log and indeed, it seems there is a
problem with the presence service.


2009/12/15 Tomeu Vizoso <tomeu at sugarlabs.org>:
> On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 16:39, Cilyan Olowen <gaknar at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hello !
>> I'm all new in the Sugar community, but I'm very interested in Sugar's
>> very simple and intuitive interface for my grand parents who are
>> completely new to computers. As I need a light and very strong system,
>> I decided to base this on a distrib I know very well : ArchLinux. I
>> met here another Archer who has almost the same needs and same
>> interests, and together we decided to package Sugar for ArchLinux.
>> That's for the background.
>> Now the project has a little bit progressed, and I'm ending with
>> Glucose almost packaged :
>> hippo-canvas, hulahop, python-xklavier, squeak, sugar, sugar-artwork,
>> sugar-base, sugar-datastore, sugar-presence-service, sugar-toolkit
>> (I'm missing etoys and pyabiword). All this is now installed on my
>> system and I wanted to make a little check of where I was. And
>> surprise, after launching "sugar" in a console, no Frame ! Metacity is
>> launched, together with a nice big cursor, but no Frame or Activity
>> Circle. Same with "sugar-emulator" which opens a nice Xephyr window
>> with a black screen and the famous cursor inside, but nothing more.
>> And indeed it seems that the sugar script ends with no error or maybe
>> forks to the background but I have no trace of it in "ps".
>> This leads to the simple question : Do I have a misconfiguration here,
>> a bug, or am I simply missing a packet ?
>> Woo, such a long message for a simple question, yes I know, sorry. But
>> I needed to introduce myself too to your community ;)
> Hi Cilyan, welcome.
> Can you attach ~/.sugar/default/logs/shell.log? There should be some error.
> Thanks,
> Tomeu
>> Regards,
>> Cilyan
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