[Sugar-devel] [PATCH] VncLauncher can't find the needed libs on OLPC's 10.1.2 release

Raul Gutierrez Segales rgs at rieder.net.py
Mon Sep 13 03:40:40 EDT 2010

On Mon, 2010-09-13 at 17:25 +1000, James Cameron wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 10, 2010 at 04:31:30AM -0400, Raul Gutierrez Segales wrote:
> > Here is a working (temporary) release:
> > 
> > http://people.sugarlabs.org/~rgs/activities/vnclauncher-7.xo
> > 
> > Note: I think this problem only affects 10.1.2. Dextrose users shouldn't
> > be affected because the libvncserver package is included on those
> > builds. 
> Should we add libvncserver to the 10.1.3 build?  It seems to install
> fine using yum.  The libvncserver.so.0 after install has the same md5sum
> as the one in vnclauncher-7.xo.

That is one way out of the problem. I think the long standing
meta-question is how do Activity developers handle external libs.

If we go and add libvncserver than you we'll set a precedent. The next
time someone comes in with a new dependency requirement, will we be
spinning a new build?

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