[clug] Latest version of VICI

Bob Edwards bob at cs.anu.edu.au
Tue May 1 23:24:29 UTC 2018

On 01/05/18 18:45, Brenton Ross via linux wrote:
> On Tue, 2018-05-01 at 18:01 +1000, Bryan Kilgallin via linux wrote:
>> Brenton:
>>> It appears that Debian based systems have the Qt libraries installed in
>>> the standard location for most libraries which means the -L option
>>> should not be required, but for some reason the linker cannot find them.
>> That is a very long list of distributions! I mean it's important to get
>> this right.
>> {Debian is a distribution that emphasizes free software. It supports
>> many hardware platforms. Debian and distributions based on it use the
>> .deb package format and the dpkg package manager and its frontends.}
>> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Linux_distributions#Debian-based
>> -- 
>> members.iinet.net.au/~kilgallin/
> Bryan,
> For the next phase of VICI's development I am thinking of setting up a
> test lab.
> Using virtual machines I will test against Scientific Linux (proxy for
> RHEL), Fedora, Debian, Ubuntu, Mint, Suse, Slackware, Arch, Manjaro and
> Bodhi.

Hi Brenton,

Props for including Manjaro, but I am outraged that you aren't including
support for Familiar nor OpenDarwin... ;-(


Bob Edwards.

> On each of these I will need to try the available desktop environments:
> Unity (?), Gnome, Cinnamon, KDE, Enlightenment, XFCE, Mate, LXDE/LXQt
> There is also the problem of Xorg and Wayland.
> Fortunately VICI can be tested automatically including GUI operations.
> Brenton

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