NX 3.2.0 packages
Marcelo Boveto Shima
marceloshima at gmail.com
Thu Jul 31 14:26:56 BST 2008
I just uploaded.
Lots have been done in the packages.
- A team was created with some guys that were working on it.
- The packaging is hosted at bzr.
- PPA repository was created.
Can someone take a look at nx and nxcompshad that is in revu?
On Sun, Apr 20, 2008 at 2:44 PM, Nicolas Valcarcel <nvalcarcel at ubuntu.com>wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-04-17 at 16:14 -0300, Marcelo Boveto Shima wrote:
> > Hello,
> > Is there a possibility that FreeNX + NX packages to get accepted into
> > universe?
> Yes, your goal must be Ibex, since we are long past FF. You should
> upload it to REVU:
> > The packages are on my ppa:
> > https://launchpad.net/~marceloshima/+archive<https://launchpad.net/%7Emarceloshima/+archive>
> > Pros and Cons:
> > - NX is a fork of Xorg 6.9.
> > It's duplicate source code.
> > - There is no security problem because only 3 libs (libX11, libXext
> > and libXrender)
> > are shipped on the package and they can have the security patches
> > ported from dapper.
> > I remember it was a problem because NX was a fork of XFree86.
> > - This libs can be renamed to libXXX-nx. So will not conflict with the
> > Xorg ones.
> > - libXcomp, NXProxy and qtnx (NX client) are already in. We need the
> > server to make the
> > client useful.
> > - Freenx is shell scripts. But we have Freenx-NG that is python.
> > This was another problem when it was proposed to get in some years
> > ago.
> > Regards
> > Marcelo Shima
> aka nxvl
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