gizmo: linux libgconf
mezz7 at cox.net
Wed May 14 06:44:46 UTC 2008
On Wed, 14 May 2008 00:36:41 -0500, Alexander Leidinger
<Alexander at Leidinger.net> wrote:
> Quoting Andriy Gapon <avg at icyb.net.ua> (from Tue, 13 May 2008 23:30:11
>> on 13/05/2008 23:21 Jeremy Messenger said the following:
>>> On Tue, 13 May 2008 15:13:18 -0500, Lowell Gilbert
>>> <freebsd-ports-local at be-well.ilk.org> wrote:
>>>> Andriy Gapon <avg at icyb.net.ua> writes:
>>>>> Anybody tried to use Linux application from gizmo project on FreeBSD?
>>>>> [this is something similar to skype but SIP based]
>>>> And closed source. Could be more work than you expect.
>>>>> List of dependencies is quite small, but it needs libgconf (GConf2)
>>>>> and I am not sure which port (if any) provides it.
>>> I don't think it will working unless someone create a new linux-gconf2
>>> port. But I don't know if there will be problem(s) for linux-gconf2
>>> and gconf2 to be exist at the same time.
> That's not a problem. A linux lib needs to be installed into LINUXBASE,
> and this is different from LOCALBASE.
It's not library that I am thinking about. ;-) Just that gconf settings
when applications install in etc/gconf/* and storage in ~/.gconf*. Do we
want gconf settings to be into one for linux-* and native? Or not?
Sometime it can causes rare problem like old linux-gnome-volume-manager
(non-exist, just example) and new gnome-volume-manager for not able to
>> I guess I could try to fetch a fedora package and try.
>> I am just not sure how to install it properly, never worked on ports
>> for Linux binaries before.
> Have a look at the linux-jpeg or linux-glib ports. It's not very hard
Also, be sure to check in our gconf2 and bsd.gnome.mk (GCONF_SCHEMAS) for
how our ports handle with gconf stuff.
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