How to run sugar on ArchLinux

lite li litekok at
Mon Mar 26 20:52:11 EDT 2012

I have contacted with the packager - dram

I thought sugar package need a default layout to show these activity icon.
We are trying to fix it.


On Tue, Mar 27, 2012 at 12:36 AM, Sascha Silbe
<silbe at> wrote:
> Excerpts from lite li's message of 2012-03-21 05:39:37 +0100:
>> After run this:
>>   gconftool-2 -s /desktop/sugar/desktop/favorites_layout -t string ring-layout
>> The Sugar and Etoys works on archlinux with sugar-unstable package.
> This indicates that for some reason the Sugar gconf schema files
> (containing the defaults for all configuration settings) are not found
> and / or not used. You may get other, more subtle breakage if you
> don't fix the underlying problem.
> You should work with the ArchLinux Sugar packager / packaging team to
> figure out why. If Sugar packages are treated specially in Arch Linux
> (using GCONF_DEFAULT_SOURCE_PATH rather than installing to a system
> location or adjusting /etc/gconf/2/path), Gnome#664031 may be the
> culprit.
> Sascha
> [1]
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