Metacity with Expocity
JimAdams at VibrantLogic.com
Wed Nov 26 00:45:36 PST 2003
Jeremy Messenger wrote:
> On Tue, 25 Nov 2003 19:05:34 -0800, Jim Adams
> <JimAdams at VibrantLogic.com> wrote:
>> Jeremy Messenger wrote:
>>> Because, it never has been patch clean if you read the messages of
>>> patch. Looks like the diff was created against the CVS or
>>> development version of Metacity. Or maybe older version of Metacity,
>>> I dunno.
>>> That got me curious, I don't understand what's advantage of it. So,
>>> I cleaned the patch and make it easier for other users. You should
>>> be able to use this attach and put it in the x11-wm/metacity/files/
>>> and do the 'make -DFORCE_PKG_REGISTER install', then restart
>>> Metacity. I just played with it and it works, but I don't really
>>> like it thought. Maybe, I will like it if they make it more smaller
>>> and can stay in the background when I am doing with vim, browser or
>>> whatever. :-)
>>> BTW: Be sure to your Metacity version is 2.6.3 if you want to use an
>>> attach of patch-expocity.
>> I was interested in trying your patch, but can't seem to get it to
>> work. I must be making a silly error somewhere. As far as I can
>> tell the patch file looks like it should work. Any ideas?
>> jfa# cd /usr/ports/x11-wm/metacity/
>> jfa# mv /disk1/patch-expocity files/
> What is /disk1? Windows partition or what? Or, maybe it was your email
> client? You need to make sure it stays in ASCII (UNIX format) when you
> download this patch and move. Maybe, you can try do this:
> jfa# perl -i -pne 's/\r\n/\n/g'
> Then try it again to see if it will help. If not, then I can gzip the
> patch and send it to you in private.
excellent! This did the trick. Some pretty cool eye candy, I must
say. Runs pretty snappy on my athlon xp 1600+/512MB ram.
>> jfa# make -DFORCE_PKG_REGISTER install
>> >> metacity-2.6.3.tar.bz2 doesn't seem to exist in
>> >> Attempting to fetch from
>> Receiving metacity-2.6.3.tar.bz2 (1749859 bytes): 0%
>> Receiving metacity-2.6.3.tar.bz2 (1749859 bytes): 13%
>> Receiving metacity-2.6.3.tar.bz2 (1749859 bytes): 39%
>> Receiving metacity-2.6.3.tar.bz2 (1749859 bytes): 66%
>> Receiving metacity-2.6.3.tar.bz2 (1749859 bytes): 90%
>> Receiving metacity-2.6.3.tar.bz2 (1749859 bytes): 100%
>> 1749859 bytes transferred in 4.1 seconds (418.54 kBps)
>> ===> Extracting for metacity-2.6.3
>> >> Checksum OK for gnome2/metacity-2.6.3.tar.bz2.
>> ===> Patching for metacity-2.6.3
>> ===> Applying FreeBSD patches for metacity-2.6.3
>> 1 out of 1 hunks failed--saving rejects to src/Makefile.am.rej
>> 2 out of 2 hunks failed--saving rejects to src/Makefile.in.rej
>> 2 out of 2 hunks failed--saving rejects to src/display.c.rej
>> 2 out of 2 hunks failed--saving rejects to src/keybindings.c.rej
>> 2 out of 2 hunks failed--saving rejects to src/main.c.rej
>> 2 out of 2 hunks failed--saving rejects to src/window.c.rej
>> >> Patch patch-expocity failed to apply cleanly.
>> >> Patch(es) patch-configure applied cleanly.
>> *** Error code 1
>> Stop in /usr/ports/x11-wm/metacity.
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