Initial F14 developers-only release for XO and XO-1.5
dfarning at gmail.com
Sat Sep 4 06:19:38 EDT 2010
On Sat, Sep 4, 2010 at 4:24 AM, Mikus Grinbergs <mikus at bga.com> wrote:
>> For now, please don't file bugs unless you include patches.
> I can understand not wanting bug reports against items which OLPC/Sugar
> are still in the process of changing. But why defer reporting problems
> which might not be addressed unless there was a report ?
Just to take a stab at answer.... Because Daniel is tired. He has
been on the road for months/years solving other peoples problems. Now
he is spending some time (I hesitate to call it 'free' time) working
on a project which is personally interesting.... while generously
sharing it with the world.
If anyone wants to set up a formal bug tracker... and work on those
bugs I am sure Daniel would be happy to work _with_ them. But for
now, he has enough on his hands.
Based on his track record for getting things done, I am inclined to
give Daniel the benefit of the doubt that what he is doing will become
the basis of a future software release!
> For instance, Read-87 fails to launch on XO-1 os1 (F14) when it tries to
> 'import evince'. Though the necessary gnome-python2-evince package was
> not included in the os1 build, when I manually install that package from
> the yum Fedora-14 repositories, the import statement still fails --
> apparently because the evince.so module provided by the current
> Fedora-14 package has internal inconsistencies. I myself do not have a
> Python test case which does 'import evince' - nor do I have a patch -
> but perhaps the maintainers of the Read Activity might want to discuss
> this situation with the maintainers of Python on Fedora 14.
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