packman at howorth.org.uk
packman at howorth.org.uk
Sat Dec 14 15:37:05 CET 2019
On Sat, 14 Dec 2019 14:37:38 +0100
"Carlos E. R." <robin.listas at telefonica.net> wrote:
>On 14/12/2019 12.34, packman at howorth.org.uk wrote:
>> On Sat, 14 Dec 2019 01:45:20 +0300 Kyrill Detinov
>> <lazy.kent at opensuse.org> wrote:
>>> On Fri, 13 Dec 2019 13:15:37 +0100 (CET) Carlos E. R. wrote:
>>>> I just noticed during an update (Leap 15.1) a problem with
>>>> "clawsker" from packman. It needs perl-Glib-introspection,
>>>> which apparently is only available on the perl repo. IMHO
>>>> packman shouldn't have a requirement for other repos.
>>> The latest version of clawsker depends on perl(Gtk3), that isn't
>>> provided by Leap 15.*.
>>> And it is satisfied in Tumbleweed. But the clawsker doesn't run
>>> here somehow.
>>> % clawsker Typelib file for namespace 'GdkPixdata', version '2.0'
>>> not found at
>line 108. BEGIN failed--compilation aborted at /usr/bin/clawsker line
>>> I don't understand yet.
>> Out of interest, I just downloaded the source of clawsker 1.3.1
>> from https://www.claws-mail.org/clawsker.php and unpacked and built
>> it. It appears to run successfully. I'm still on Leap 15.0. I had
>> to install perl-File-Which to make it build but I don't have
>> Glib::File::Introspection so apparently that isn't needed.
>> $ ./clawsker -v Clawsker :: A Claws Mail Tweaker Version:
>> @VERSION@ Perl-GLib version 1.326, built for 2.54.3, running with
>> 2.54.3. Perl-GTK3 version 0.034, built for 30, running with
>> 3.22.30. Claws Mail returned version 188.8.131.52.
>> My existing clawsker 1.2.0 continues to work.
>> $ clawsker -v Clawsker :: A Claws Mail Tweaker Version: 1.2.0
>> Perl-GLib version 1.326, built for 2.54.3, running with 2.54.3.
>> Perl-GTK2 version 1.24992, built for 2.24.32, running with
>> 2.24.32. Claws Mail returned version 184.108.40.206.
>> I don't understand, either :)
>> I hope clawsker continues to work when I upgrade to 15.1 shortly.
>The thing is, a package should not require an out of repository
>package. If it is needed, the package should be included on packman
>somehow, linked if possible, or the need for another repo documented.
Agreed, but you need a reproducible, accurate diagnosis before worrying
about such points ...
>Me I'm not interested in clawsker, I don't use claws. Maybe I
>installed claws for testing at some point,
Yes you did.
> and thus I got the error I reported (which I can't replicate a second
> time). I did not save the
... and it seems you don't have a reproducible problem, and I couldn't
reproduce it either in slightly different circumstances, so maybe it's
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