Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: Daniel Gryniewicz <dang@g.o>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] dbus upgrade problems
Date: Fri, 02 Feb 2007 02:04:59
Message-Id: 1170381732.6457.2.camel@athena.fprintf.net
In Reply to: [gentoo-desktop] dbus upgrade problems by Lindsay Haisley
On Thu, 2007-02-01 at 19:18 -0600, Lindsay Haisley wrote:

> The most important of these packages for my work is evolution, which is flakey > at best and drives me crazy at times, but I depend on it so I'm careful to not > do anything to disable it. So I upgraded dbus, and then tried to upgrade > evolution, but the ebuild fails with the following: >
For the record, evo only uses dbus to spit out new email notifications; the only consumer of these messages is the mail notification applet. In the past, running the mail notification applet has caused instability in evo, although it seems to be working fine at the moment. If you don't use the mail notification applet, then it's safe to build evo without dbus. Daniel -- gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list