[blfs-dev] gnome tagging
bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Sun Sep 27 12:40:34 PDT 2015
I know you are going to tag gnome, but I needed to get some gnome
apps running so I ran through all of them in the book. They all build
without issues. All but three seem to run fine. The ones that don't:
cheese: doesn't yet recognize my camera. Perhaps it is a kernel issue
and will continue to check.
gnome-terminal: From an xfce desktop, I get
Error constructing proxy for
Error calling StartServiceByName for org.gnome.Terminal:
Process org.gnome.Terminal exited with status 8
I'm not sure what is going on there. I see some similar messages for
earlier versions of gnome terminal with things like out of date vte or
no LANG or LC_* options. Those should not be a problem for us, but I
have a suspicion that it now needs systemd. :( Hope I'm wrong about that.
If that's the case, then we should just drop gnome-terminal. We have
xterm, lxterminal, konsole (kde4 and kf5 variants), xfce4-terminal as
For yelp, I only tried it directly. It seems to work if I asked for an
index. I have almost everything in blfs except lxqt installed per book
network-manager-applet: comes up but doesn't do anything. I've been
testing wicd and I may not have network manager set up properly.
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