Jump to content


  • Content Count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

  1. My reasons: I haven't the technical experience or knowledge to claim "this tech is better than that" on technical grounds. But as an end user on desktop and server I tend to like stuff which doesn't break my existing environments and methods, is discoverable/learnable in terms of readable config and logs and errors, and which doesn't push me into using things I don't specifically want or never needed before being told I must have them. My home server currently runs Debian stable (headless) with a few things from Debian backports and deb-multimedia. My EeePC runs Debian Testing and my
  2. It isn't fully fixed as the password reset mechanism still included a non-functional captcha and hence is broken.
  3. This was almost a copy and paste job. The only difference was that the version of webkit-gtk that emerge proposed to install was webkit-gtk-2.4.4-r200 so in /usr/local/portage/net-libs/webkit-gtk/ instead of creating webkit-gtk-2.4.4-r1.ebuild I created webkit-gtk-2.4.4-r201.ebuild. emerge installed this new higher version without error. Thanks.
  4. That's excellent, thank you. My funtoo install is just a few days old so I am only just beginning to find my way around a lot of unfamiliar tools and procedures. This kind of info is exactly what is required, both as a workaround and a useful learning experience. best regards
  5. Running Funtoo current, all up to date. This version of webkit-gtk seems to be deprecated upstream and no longer hosted: >>> Emerging (3 of 9) net-libs/webkit-gtk-2.4.4-r200 >>> Downloading 'http://distfiles.gentoo.org/distfiles/webkitgtk-2.4.4.tar.xz' --2014-10-11 17:38:06-- http://distfiles.gentoo.org/distfiles/webkitgtk-2.4.4.tar.xz Resolving distfiles.gentoo.org...,,, ... Connecting to distfiles.gentoo.org||:80... connected. HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 404 Not Found 2014-10-11 17:38:06 ERROR 404: No
  • Create New...