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Cooking up the Treats => New Package Requests => Topic started by: cousinnewt on December 27, 2007, 03:49:23 pm

Title: 5.9 packages request
Post by: cousinnewt on December 27, 2007, 03:49:23 pm
Hey All:

Fresh install of 5.9 (on different partitions...still have the 5.8 on hot standby). Any chance of rtorrent (and associated libtorrent) and sylpheed (or claws-mail) packages? Tried re-arranging the repos in gslapt but didn't have any luck finding these.

Tried compiling libtorrent/rtorrent from source and when trying to run rtorrent I get complaints about being unable to open libtorrent.so.10. While I didn't notice any huge error messages, I suspect libtorrent failed to behave nicely during compile.

Congrats to the team on a nice release with (almost) all the toys!

Cheers. Newt.

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(Dragged along as leeching riff-raff since VL4.0).
Title: Re: 5.9 packages request
Post by: exeterdad on December 27, 2007, 03:59:55 pm
No libtorrent?  How did we do that?
Title: Re: 5.9 packages request
Post by: cousinnewt on December 27, 2007, 04:09:46 pm
Regrettably...we do not know.

In the libtorrent directory created after untarring the source and doing the ./configure...make...make install three-step,  config.log is not helpful.

Cheers. N.

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Title: Re: 5.9 packages request
Post by: The Headacher on December 28, 2007, 02:09:15 am
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Tried compiling libtorrent/rtorrent from source and when trying to run rtorrent I get complaints about being unable to open libtorrent.so.10. While I didn't notice any huge error messages, I suspect libtorrent failed to behave nicely during compile.
Have you tried configuring both libtorrent and rtorrent with
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./configure --prefix=/usr?
Title: Re: 5.9 packages request
Post by: cousinnewt on December 28, 2007, 07:35:02 am
The Headacher wrote:

"Have you tried configuring both libtorrent and rtorrent with ./configure --prefix=/usr?"

Thanks much. I should have known that. rtorrent is up and running.

Cheers. Newt.

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