[Sugar-devel] ArchLinux packages for Sugar

Christophe Guéret c.d.m.gueret at vu.nl
Tue Dec 14 16:49:45 EST 2010


I just updated sugar and sugar-datastore. Now they both compile and run 
on my desktop (test I did not do before...). Please let me know if they 
work for you as well :)


On 12/13/2010 05:28 PM, Bastien wrote:
> Hi Christophe,
> Christophe Guéret<c.d.m.gueret at vu.nl>  writes:
>> The sugar packages for ArchLinux were orphans and outdated.
>> I just adopted and updated a bunch of them:
>> http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?SeB=m&K=tolgam
> Fantastic!
>> If you are an Arch user, please have a look at them and let me know if
>> they work for you.
> I'm an Arch user :)
> I did install this:
> ~$ yaourt -S sugar
> ~$ yaourt -S sugar-base
> ~$ yaourt -S sugar-artwork
> ~$ yaourt -S sugar-toolkit
> ~$ yaourt -S sugar-datastore
> ~$ yaourt -S sugar-presence-service
> I then tried to add sugar-session to my .xinitrc and run startx from a
> tty console.
> No luck.
> I had an "invalid syntax" error (line 26 in sugar-session).  I have both
> python 2.7 and 3.1 on my machine.  I s/python/python2 in the first line
> of sugar-session to get rid of this error, but I run in another one: no
> module hippo found (I first thought it was related to hippo-canvas so
> installed this but I guess I'm wrong here.)
> My ArchLinux is up to date.
> Is there more logs I can give you?  Any step-by-step install of Sugar on
> ArchLinux somewhere?
> I would *really* run Sugar natively on ArchLinux, that'd be awesome.
> Thanks!

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