mcs file manager plugin
benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Fri Jul 14 16:46:03 CEST 2006
Nikolas Arend wrote:
>>Ah, well... Now with the FC4 dbus package version 0.33 installed, I get
>>the following after removing the "--daemon" parameter.
>>"Error: Process /usr/bin/Thunar exited with status 127"
>>With 0.34 the preferences dialog pops up, but also a Thunar window
>>(which is why I guess the daemon parameter is passed).
>>So, if people on FC4 stick with the officially provided packages, the
>>fm_plugin will most likely not work. Maybe it would be good to have a
>>solution for this, although I can understand that you're not keen on
>>creating work-arounds for specific distributions.
> I just upgraded to dbus 0.50 (which is actually a slighly modified
> version from the 0.36.x series) and things work now, but only if Thunar
> was compiled against that specific dbus version. When I installed 0.50,
> but used Thunar that was compiled under 0.33, the fm plugin wouldn't
> work. Although I admittedly build the xfce rpms myself, there was no
> dependency problem when upgrading dbus (because I guess only the libdbus
> version is checked). I don't know if this can be helped but maybe it
> would be good if Thunar could handle the situation of different
That'd mean adding another binary to handle the daemon case. Somewhat
overhead to support an outdated (development!) version of D-BUS. D-BUS
is known to be work-in-progress, so distributors must take care to
provide appropriate updates.
> Regards, Nick.
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