cygwin package for lyx-18.104.22.168. Re: lyx postinstall error - attention maintainer
Sun Feb 3 07:56:00 GMT 2013
On 2/3/2013 12:13 AM, Bo Peng wrote:
> Dear cygwin-apps,
> I was notified about a postinstall error in the lyx 1.6.6 package that
> I prepared about two years ago. I have retired from the lyx
> development team but since no one picked up my role as the cygwin
> maintainer, I have prepared a cygwin package for lyx 22.214.171.124, which
> can be downloaded from http://www.houstonbioinformatics.org/temp/.
> Please let me know if it works as expected because the whole process
> seems to be a bit different from two years ago.
> On Wed, Jan 9, 2013 at 11:44 AM, marco atzeri <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> On 1/9/2013 6:29 PM, Bo Peng wrote:
>>> Hi, Marco,
>>> I retired from the lyx development team a few years ago and have
>>> stopped maintaining its cygwin build. I have asked around but nobody
>>> seemed to be interested in taking over my role. Anyway, if the 1.6.6
>>> building is not working properly, I will try to update it to the
>>> latest version in the next few weeks.
if you are not planning to maintain anymore the package,
you should declare it as orphan, so we can officially
look for a new maintainer
About this package, it builds fine but the dependencies are wrong
"requires: cygwin aspell python libQtCore4 libQtGui4 libintl8 gettext gv
tetex tetex-base tetex-bin ImageMagick ghostscript-fonts-std
font-adobe-dpi75 libgcc1 libiconv2 libintl8 libstdc++6 libX11_6 zlib0"
/usr/bin/fc-cache = fontconfig
All tetex* are now obsolete, we are now using texlive
The current tetex depends will pull:
tetex -> texlive-collection-basic
tetex-bin -> texlive texlive-collection-basic texlive-collection-binextra
tetex-base -> texlive-collection-binextra
Probably a trimming is possible.
Additional question about configure.py and /usr/share/lyx/scripts/*py
I assume you need to add python or are they only optional ?
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