On Thu, May 21, 2009 at 12:40, Bernie Innocenti <ber...@codewiz.org> wrote: > On 05/20/09 23:29, NoiseEHC wrote: >> When I tried jhbuild what I found strange that it does not detect the >> Linux distro so I had to manually enter commands as it was specified on >> the wiki. Can we get rid of that? (I have no idea how to detect the >> distro or how to automate that just to let you know this fact...) > > You mean for installing dependencies? This requires root privileges, so > jhbuild can't do it on its own. > > Besides, we used to have some distro-specific dependency check in the > past, but I someone (marcopg?) ripped it off, probably because it was a > pita to maintain.
Wasn't ripped off, but improved, we check for system dependencies in the supported platforms like this: ./sugar-jhbuild depscheck This will tell you which packages to install with yum/apt-get/etc. How can we make this more obvious? Regards, Tomeu _______________________________________________ Sugar-devel mailing list Sugaremail@example.com http://lists.sugarlabs.org/listinfo/sugar-devel