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Re: [trinity-users] Sources list entry for Salvek's repository for LM17 was: Re: [trinity-users] gcc and Trinity dependencies

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Tue, 18 Nov 2014 16:25:52 -0600
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> On Tuesday 18 November 2014 22:06:52 Lisi Reisz wrote:
>> On Tuesday 02 September 2014 16:20:55 Slávek Banko wrote:
>> > Dne út 2. září 2014 Lisi Reisz napsal(a):
>> > > Slávek -
>> > >
>> > > Should this be:
>> > >
>> > > deb http://mirror.xcer.cz/trinity-sb trusty deps-r14 main-r14
>> > > deb-src http://mirror.xcer.cz/trinity-sb trusty deps-r14 main-r14
>> > >
>> > > for Linux Mint 17?
>> > >
>> > > Thanks,
>> > > Lisi
>> > >
>> > > P.S.  Yes, I know I could suck it and see, but I am struggling so
>> much
>> > > with being unable to see the awful MATE that I want to make as few
>> > > errors as possible while trying to render Mint visible - and
>> therefore
>> > > usable.
>> >
>> > Yes, Mint 17 is based on Ubuntu Trusty, so given APT sources should
>> work
>> > correctly.
>>
>> I have been struggling with the awful Linux Mint and MATE ever since.  I
>> felt that I must move beyond my comfort zone.  Debian and TDE is so easy
>> and so familiar.  So for my new box for playing streaming media on my
>> television I installed Linux Mint 17 with Mate.
>>
>> I have made myself give it a fair chance.  But I can stand it no longer.
>> So I bit the bullet, edited my sources.list, updated and tried to
>> install
>> TDE 14.
>>
>> This is the result:
>>
>> <quote>
>> The following packages have unmet dependencies:
>>  tdeprint-trinity : Conflicts: foomatic-db-compressed-ppds but
>> 20140410-0ubuntu1 is installed.
>> The following actions will resolve these dependencies:
>>
>>      Remove the following packages:
>> 1)     foomatic-db-compressed-ppds
>>
>>      Keep the following packages at their current version:
>> 2)     kubuntu-desktop-trinity [Not Installed]
>> </quote>
> addendum:
> Accept this solution? [Y/n/q/?] q
> Abandoning all efforts to resolve these dependencies.
> Abort.
> Hermes lisi #

Don't give up yet!  I am in the process of releasing R14 RC1 as I type
this; I am simply waiting for the package uploads to finish (a slow
process unfortunately due to the limited bandwidth available to the TDE
project).  When RC1 is released its announcement will include a link to
official installation instructions similar to the 3.5.13.2 installation
instructions.

Tim
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