[Community] Newbie quick questions.
kai.lautaportti at hexagonit.fi
Thu Aug 23 08:28:04 EEST 2007
Alex Mandel wrote:
> 1. Is there a searchable archive of list traffic, say on something like
> gmane.org. I just joined to today but I want to make sure my questions
> haven't been asked before.
Nabble has been tracking our list for some time now, so you can use that
to search recent archives:
The older archives are at
but unfortunately there's no search interface.
> 2. Looking briefly at the archive from this month I saw a comment from
> Kai that buildout 1.0 doesn't work. I just finished getting buildout 1.0
> to work, at least it appears to be working(PrimaGIS installed in Plone ok),
> after 0.1 failed miserably for me.
> Side note, neither worked on 64-bit, I'll get back to working on that
> later as it's a make problem with one of the referenced programs.
OK, good to know. I need to run the full buildout myself to see what the
status is. Just to clarify things, you are talking about *buildit*
versions 0.1 and 1.0, right?
> 3. Look for a ticket later tonight with a diff for the
> primagis.buildout. Some of the files referenced have moved and I updated
> the ini files. There's also a quirk with the mapserver build where I had
> to use my system libgd because it didn't like the buildout one. I'm not
> positive if it's because the lib was labeled 2.0.0 and it wanted 2.0.16+
> or if it really didn't like the build.
That's weird. The buildout builds gd 2.0.33 which should satisfy
> Summary of fixes to the buildout:
> psycopg version change to 2-2.0.6, 2-18.104.22.168 not available online
> http://cvs.gis.umn.edu/dist/mapserver-4.8.4.tar.gz moved to
> I don't have the original hash so I can't tell if they are identical or
> not but the buildout took it.
Right, those URLs need to be updated.
> Ah and for those curious, I did the build on Ubuntu 7.04 in a 32-bit
> chroot because my system is 64bit.
Thanks for trying this out!
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