Sugar on arm

Simon Schampijer simon at
Mon Feb 7 11:51:31 EST 2011

On 02/07/2011 11:41 AM, ismael schinca wrote:
> Hello everyone. I'm trying to run Fedora 12 on a Beagleboard xm and running
> sugar on it.
> However, when I try to install the sugar package via yum I get some
> dependencies problem. Specifically, the xapian-bindings-python package is
> missing (apparently sugar-datastore requires it). This package is not
> available for ARM architecture.
> So I downloaded and compiled the latest xapian bindings for python manually.
> However, after succesfully installing this, the dependencies problem still
> remains. I suppose it just checks for the package.
> Any suggestions? I'm no expert so maybe it's something quite simple (yum
> skip-broken does not do the trick).

If the package is not available, it should be build for arm. I think 
F13-arm is close [1] - you might find it more complete.



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