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[haiku-development] Re: AW: Re: What's the status of Haiku? (François Revol)

Mon, 2014-09-01 00:45
On 29/08/2014 23:14, pete.goodeve@xxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: I'm fairly sure that my past week's task of getting a fixed soundfont into the system is of absolutely no importance to anyone. (Does anyone ever use MidiPlayer?) All the uphill climbing to evolve a recipe, and *then* get someone to commit it just doesn't inspire any sense of 'fun' (:-/) Especially as in this case a recipe is pretty much overkill. It can't 'patch' the original fauly file, so all that's important is the package itself. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: AW: Re: What's the status of Haiku? (Andrew Hudson)

Mon, 2014-09-01 00:45
When the package manager was first proposed I was not in favor. After some discussion it was patiently explained to me that the package manager would alleviate the rat's nest of out-of-sync libraries, incompatible library versions for different apps that use the same library but different versions. It was also explained that the package manager could be used to manage all the complexities that come with Haiku32 Haiku64. The package manager keeps Haiku from away from 'DLL Hell' that plagued early ...
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[haiku-development] Re: AW: Re: What's the status of Haiku? (pete . goodeve)

Mon, 2014-09-01 00:45
On Fri, Aug 29, 2014 at 09:18:41AM +0200, Axel Dörfler wrote: Ryan wrote: I think if there is to be any hope, there needs to be some serious focus. No more going off on wild tangents like the package management. An amazing amount of work (and quite a bit of money) went into that and if we are really honest it probably was not as important as it was made out to be. I completely understand the desire to make it, but if a project manager was trying to ship a product to make money, would they have worked on that or maybe put it off for later? ...
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[haiku-development] Re: What's the status of Haiku? (David Ferguson)

Sun, 2014-08-31 22:45
I am not sure. I can recreate them at will on my laptop. Sometime this weekend I am going to download an newer nightly and try it again. I have already opened two tickets a few weeks ago. On Fri, Aug 29, 2014 at 2:48 PM, Andrew Hudson dmarc-noreply@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: I was referring to WebPositve. I just have a lot of crashes with it. ...
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[haiku-development] Re: What's the status of Haiku? (Andrew Hudson)

Sun, 2014-08-31 22:45
I was referring to WebPositve. I just have a lot of crashes with it. I had a reproducible WebPositive crash and I reported it. But it could not be independently verified. Turned out it was specific to a marginal laptop. I retired the laptop. Are your WebPositive crashed reproducible and independently verifiable? ...
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[haiku-development] Re: What's the status of Haiku? (Andrew Hudson)

Sun, 2014-08-31 20:45
? François. ...
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