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Re: [ITP] unison2.48

> On Fri, 2015-06-05 at 16:16 -0400, Andrew Schulman wrote:
> > > On Fri, 2015-06-05 at 12:06 -0400, Andrew Schulman wrote:
> > > BTW do you have any plans to build the GTK GUI versions?
> > 
> > Not immediately.  The last time I tried was several years ago, and there was
> > some problem with lablgtk that kept it from working.  That was many versions of
> > unison and lablgtk ago, so it would be worth trying again, but only if people
> > want it.
> I have had a working lablgtk in Ports for some time now.  Have you tried
> that?

No, I haven't looked at it in at least 5 years.

> > For myself, I use command line unison every day, but have no need for the GUI.
> > And there's a Windows native build GUI, which probably meets many users' needs,
> > although not necessarily Cygwin users.  So I don't know how many people would
> > want the GTK GUI.
> Well, I wouldn't outright replace the CUI version with the GUI (even
> though IIRC the latter can work from the command-line as well with
> DISPLAY unset) due to the additional dependencies, but as a separate
> command it would be a plus.

I always thought the GUI versions would be separate packages - unison2.48gtk,

I'll poll to find out what the interest is.


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