[Pharo-project] Problem with Arch Linux and Cog

laurent laffont laurent.laffont at gmail.com
Wed Jan 11 13:35:28 CET 2012


For ArchLinux  as a starting point I've seen there's a  squeakvm package in
AUR https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=44187

Laurent

On Wed, Jan 11, 2012 at 1:25 PM, Stéphane Ducasse <stephane.ducasse at inria.fr
> wrote:

>
> On Jan 11, 2012, at 12:25 PM, Milan Mimica wrote:
>
> > This is what you get for trying to make a binary that just works on any
> x86 Linux distribution. It won't work. Vendors don't like it, Linus doesn't
> like it, RMS hates it :) The proper fix to all of this problems would be to
> provide distribution specific packages. I know that's a lot more of work
> and many more people should be involved into this, but how hard can it be?
> Any piece of software aimed to linux has packages for most popular
> distributions, so it is doable. And once you provide a decent package,
> vendors may take over it and make it official and maintain it for you.
> > I could do the Slackware package.
>
>
> excellent
> what we should do is that the package is automatically created using
> jenkins.
>
> >
> > PS. I do love on-click paradigm. Too bad it doesn't work.
> >
> >
> > On 11 January 2012 04:20, Robert Sirois <watchlala at hotmail.com> wrote:
> > I've been trying to work around this problem, but it can't be ignored
> now. I've also noticed that any exceptions thrown in the image cause a
> crash as well.
> >
> > Was there any solution, or is the solution to not use Arch Linux?
> >
> > Related to this thread:
> >
> >
> http://lists.gforge.inria.fr/pipermail/pharo-project/2010-September/033009.html
> >
> http://lists.gforge.inria.fr/pipermail/pharo-project/2010-September/033361.html
> >
> > Thanks,
> > RS
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Milan Mimica
> > http://sparklet.sf.net
>
>
>
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