was Re: dbus and hal
jeremy at jutley.org
Sun Apr 17 10:12:22 PDT 2005
Matthew Burgess wrote:
> Jeremy Utley wrote:
>> Randy - both of these are strictly cmmi installations - their configure
>> scripts will pick up deps just fine. I can take a look for the deps for
>> you guys, if you like.
> I started looking into this, but soon got distracted unfortunately.
> As you're probably already aware, Jeremy, hal & dbus rely on
> particular versions of each other to compile correctly. Basically
> hal-0.5.0 needs the latest dbus. However, gnome-vfs can use hal, but
> is incompatible with hal-0.5.0 (a patch is available somewhere
> though). Likewise, hal is heavily dependent on gnome, but only at
> runtime (hal-device-manager seems to want all of gnome and its python
> bindings installed in order to do anything!).
You took my post out of context, but, of course, I should have altered
the subject :) These comments were against Gaim/Xchat, which Randy had
also brought up in his thread.
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