Re: [As-users] Afterstep on terminals

Sasha Vasko (sasha@aftercode.net)
Mon, 09 May 2005 12:47:59 -0500


To remedy situation in future, I added NoSharedMemory flag to the base 
config. This is in CVS for now, and god knows when it will make it into 
deb, as sarge just got frozen.

Thanks
Sasha

steve downes wrote:

> Andrew,
> 
> Many thanks, I should have thought there would be a deb way of doing it. 
> I'll get on with it.
> 
> Steve
> 
> Andrew Sullivan wrote:
> 
>> If you install devscripts (it'll make you get some other things), and
>> then
>>
>> apt-get source afterstep
>>
>> you should be able to cd into the resulting afterstep dir and use
>> debuild to look after everything for you.  Once you've done that
>> (i.e. proved that it works) you'll need to adjust the rules file to
>> hand the additional ./configure options in; but it ought to be
>> self-evident what to do by then.  This way, you get the Debianized
>> package build just for your system.
>>
>> Hope that's helpful.
>>
>> A
>>
>> On Sun, May 08, 2005 at 11:07:54AM +0100, steve downes wrote:
>>  
>>
>>> Kacper Kornet wrote:
>>>
>>>   
>>>
>>>> On Sat, May 07, 2005 at 11:44:07AM +0100, steve downes wrote:
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>     
>>>>
>>>>> I've installed afterstep 2.00.04-3 from debian testing onto my new 
>>>>> server machine & on that machine it is working great. If I run 
>>>>> afterstep on any of the X-terminals (www.ltsp.org) running off that 
>>>>> the " " menus come out as a box with noise in it, no text. Clicking 
>>>>> on areas of the box produce results (I can open a terminal window, 
>>>>> a child window etc.       
>>>>> from here) but I cannot read the options.
>>>>
>>>>     
>>>>
>>>>>  
>>>>>
>>>>>       
>>>>
>>>> Yesterday I had a similar problem when I tried AfterStep-2.00.05 on 
>>>> my thin
>>>> client. The solution which I found is to use  the --disable-shmimage 
>>>> option
>>>> during compilation of AfterStep.
>>>>
>>>> Best wishes,
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>     
>>>
>>> Err! Bother!
>>>
>>> As I use Debian I hardly ever compile from source. However I , 
>>> theoretically, know how to so I'll look into that.
>>>
>>> Many thanks
>>>
>>> Steve
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