[CFT] Replace Fedora 10 with CentOS 6.5 as Base Linux distro.
lumiwa at gmail.com
Sun Mar 9 21:07:20 UTC 2014
On Sunday 09 March 2014 11:44:29 Yamagi Burmeister wrote:
> thank's for your hard work. :) I gave it a try today. Installation
> (into a clean chroot) was unproblematic. While I didn't test Skype
> or Flash I can confirm that several Linux games are now running out
> of the box without manual upgrading of libraries like libstdc++ or
> On Thu, 6 Mar 2014 15:16:29 +0200
> Johannes Meixner <xmj at chaot.net> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I've been working on replacing the base linux distribution (currently
> > rusty old Fedora 10) with CentOS 6.5, likewise for about two dozen
> > non-base ports - mostly requirements of either net-im/skype4 or
> > www/linux-c6-flashplugin11.
> > I mentioned that before on the -emulation@ mailinglist and got very
> > helpful
> > feedback.
> > As I've run out of issues to fix and would like to reach a wider audience
> > for these ports, I'd appreciate if you could help me test it some more.
> > To do that, you can either:
> > * download the txz from http://xmj.me/freebsd/linux-ports.txz
> > * download the diff from http://xmj.me/freebsd/linux-ports.diff.xz
> > * clone my git repo; https://github.com/xmj/linux-ports/ (preferred)
> > and copy/apply them to your portstree.
> > In order to get either Skype 126.96.36.199 or Flash running, you can follow the
> > instructions listed on
> > https://github.com/xmj/linux-ports/blob/master/README.md
> > I hope they're by now sufficient to allow you to follow them "blindly". If
> > not, I appreciate feedback here on the mailing list as well as
> > Issues/Pull requests.
> > Best regards and have fun testing,
> > Johannes
Thanks from me too. It works perfect on FreeBSD 10.0-RELEASE (amd64) installed
on iMac 11,1. Also Flash plugin works great.
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