[Mono-list] Mandrake Package
Thu, 19 Feb 2004 22:26:12 +0100
On Thu, 19 Feb 2004 15:01:19 -0600
Mark Gimelfarb <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> I decided to go a bit further and get 0.30.1 working on my MDK9.2 box.
> Here's the list of packages that I had to install:
Ok, but the packages you installed are from cooker (10.0 rc1). It's not
considered a good thing to use them on 9.2. Things tend to break then. That's
why I provided backported 9.2 packages, and I suggest to use them on 9.2
instead of the cooker packages.
Btw, I don't understand why the mandrakeclub lists cooker packages, they
really shouldn't do that.
> On Thu, 2004-02-19 at 10:44, Marcel Pol wrote:
> > On Thu, 19 Feb 2004 11:42:05 +1000
> > Tracy Barlow <email@example.com> wrote:
> > > Why is there no longer a Mandrake Package (either 9.1 or 9.2), for
> > > release 30 and 30.1
> > There are Mandrake packages. For 10.0 rc1 (cooker) you can get them from
> > any cooker contrib mirror.
> > The 9.2 contrib has packages of 0.26 I believe, and I have backported
> > 0.31.1 packages for 9.2 in a third-party repository. You can get them
> > here: http://mirror.brain.org/linux/mpol/mandrake/i586/9.2/
> > I don't know why Ximian doesn't make them, are there any plans from Ximian
> > to provide Mandrake packages, or do you think my packages are enough
> > (non-RedCarpet, but urpmi-able). I'm willing to cooperate, but I don't
> > know what the plans of Ximian are.