[sword-devel] Bibletime or Gnomesword packages for EEEPC ?

fred smith fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us
Sun Aug 10 04:40:06 MST 2008

On Sun, Aug 10, 2008 at 01:04:18PM +0200, Dominique Corbex wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-07-13 at 12:18 -0400, fred smith wrote:
> > Perhaps I should have sent this to sword-users... if so, my apologies up-front,
> > but I never see any trafic there so I figured I'd try here.
> > 
> > I'm on the waiting list at Amazon for an EEEPC 901, white, Linux. Wondering
> > if there are any Sword packages already made for that flavor of LInux or
> > if I'll need to create my own?
> > 
> I suggest you to add my additional package repository to the Eeepc's
> existing list. Enter a terminal or press Ctrl-Alt-T if you are in Easy
> mode.
> Open your sources.list file in a text editor such as nano or vi:
> $ sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list
> Type or paste the following line at the end of the file:
> deb http://dominique.corbex/net/eeepc ./
> Save the file. 
> Then refresh the software list:
> $ apt-get update
> No enter the following commands and agree to all of its prompts in order
> to install GnomeSword-2.3.6:
> $ apt-get install gnomesword
> or Bibletime-1.6.5:
> $ apt-get install bibletime:
> Please note I've only checked these packages by running the default
> EeePC software under virtualization software (QEMU).


I had planned to do that. Thanks for the details!

But in the end I installed jsword which seems to be working pretty well
for me.

I am having one small problem but I'll post about it separately.

---- Fred Smith -- fredex at fcshome.stoneham.ma.us -----------------------------
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     heaven, but only he who does the will of my Father who is in heaven."
------------------------------ Matthew 7:21 (niv) -----------------------------
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