[Sugar-devel] Drop Sugar from Lucid (was: Re: [PATCH] Shave off unnecessary dependencies from jhbuild)

Sascha Silbe sascha-ml-ui-sugar-devel at silbe.org
Sun Apr 25 19:30:24 EDT 2010

On Sun, Apr 25, 2010 at 06:52:46PM -0400, Frederick Grose wrote:

>> That reminds me I should request Sugar to be removed from Lucid. With
>> almost no activities packages and no Browse to download them from
>> activities.sugarlabs.org, it's pretty much useless to ordinary users.
> Please don't do this. It would interrupt developers trying to 
> investigate
> Sugar.

Those can easily pull from the USR PPA - just cut&paste a single config 
snippet and run "aptitude update && aptitude install sucrose-0.88" (or 
do the equivalent with a graphical package manager).
I'm more concerned of the impression a crippled Sugar would make to 
users trying it out using the Lucid-shipped packages.

CU Sascha

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