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Month: January 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] Building packages from git: several questions

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Thu, 5 Jan 2012 16:05:36 -0600
> Darrell Anderson wrote:
>> libart-lgpl no longer is maintained upstream and needs several
>> patches to avoid crashing some apps. The version of libarts provided
>> by the Trinity Project includes those patches and is intended to be a
>> replacement for any version of libarts currently installed by any
>> distro. Build this patched version of libart and replace the stock
>> libart installed with the distro.
> Do you have a reference about it no longer being maintained?  The most
> recent version is 2.3.21 from April 2010.  That's not really old.  Prior
> versions and dates are:
> 2.3.20      30-Jan-2008
> 2.3.19      28-Feb-2007
> so it's not updated often, but it still gets updated occasionally.

One example of many:

> Can you give me a pointer to the patches you mention?  I can't find
> libart-lgpl in git.

Here it is in GIT:

And here is a combination of all of the patches: