[users] Any updates on audacity (or alternatives)?
fabian.arrotin at arrfab.net
Tue Apr 28 07:08:55 CEST 2009
Del Merritt wrote:
> MHR wrote:
>> I discovered that I use audacity at home, and wanted to download it
>> here for some, ah, filler-time tasks, but the rpmforge version is
>> broken (gtk library issues).
>> Are these resolved? It does not seem so (tried it yesterday), so is
>> there an alternative (different program, different repository,
> Time has passed. We have a shiny new point release of CentOS. But
> still no Audacity:
> $ sudo apt-get install audacity
> Reading Package Lists... Done
> Building Dependency Tree... Done
> Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have
> requested an impossible situation or that some of the repositories
> in use are in an inconsistent state at the moment.
> Since you only requested a single operation it is extremely likely that
> the package is simply not installable and a bug report against
> that package should be filed.
> The following information may help to resolve the situation:
> The following packages have unmet dependencies:
> audacity: Depends: libwx_baseu-2.6.so.0
> Depends: libwx_baseu-2.6.so.0(WXU_2.6)
> Depends: libwx_baseu_net-2.6.so.0
> Depends: libwx_baseu_net-2.6.so.0(WXU_2.6)
> Depends: libwx_baseu_xml-2.6.so.0
> Depends: libwx_gtk2u_adv-2.6.so.0
> Depends: libwx_gtk2u_core-2.6.so.0
> Depends: libwx_gtk2u_core-2.6.so.0(WXU_2.6)
> Depends: libwx_gtk2u_core-2.6.so.0(WXU_2.6.2)
> Depends: libwx_gtk2u_html-2.6.so.0
> Depends: libwx_gtk2u_html-2.6.so.0(WXU_2.6)
> Depends: libwx_gtk2u_qa-2.6.so.0
> Depends: libwx_gtk2u_xrc-2.6.so.0
> E: Broken packages
> Is this something that can "easily" be fixed at the RPMForge level, or
> is there still a problem with our beloved upstream that is holding
> things back? I apologize for being ignert on this topic; I'm still
> trying to learn.
That's still a discussion to have within RPMforge about packages
building/relying on older wxGTK 2.6 while RPMforge now provides 2.8 ...
One of the ideas is to provide a compat-wxGTK26 package , the same way
Fedora/Epel is doing to maintain compatibility with older packages still
needing 2.6 and incompatible with 2.8 ...
idea=`grep -i clue /dev/brain`
test -z "$idea" && echo "sorry, init 6 in progress" || sh ./answer.sh
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