[LAU] disappointed that dependancies for freewheeling are broken in ubuntu 13.4

Rusty Perez rustys.lists at gmail.com
Thu Jun 6 15:32:28 UTC 2013

Thanks so much FLO,
I'l give this a try.
Will these changes be persistant, or must I type these commands each
time i want to run freewheeling?


On 6/6/13, Rusty Perez <rustys.lists at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 6/6/13, Florian Paul Schmidt <mista.tapas at gmx.net> wrote:
>> On 06.06.2013 09:25, Rusty Perez wrote:
>>> Thanks FLO,
>> Hi Rusty,
>> so you mind posting your reply to the mailing list again? It is
>> considered good form to have workarounds for problems visible in the
>> list archives :D
>>> Honestly, I'm just a bit overwhelmed about linux sometimes, so I
>>> wanted to wine a little bit. But, I suppose I could give fixing it a
>>> try.
>>> Actually, after some googling, I've noticed that there are a few bug
>>> reports already filed.
>>> So,
>>> about option 1a. Am I creating a file with those lines in it, or just
>>> executing those commands and the desired outcomes will occur?
>> Yes, try these commands in a terminal. They might ask you for your
>> password (note the "sudo" in front of two of them)..
>>> I apologize, I'm really new at this.
>>> I think that's probably where I am right now, entering a few commands,
>>> or creating a script to take care of the problem. I wouldn't even know
>>> where to begin recompiling.
>>> You mention that1a  s the quick and dirty solution.
>>> Are there any problems which could arise?
>> Well, it's generally considered bad to use a workaround like this. It
>> should really be fixed in the package. Also we're creating a symbolic
>> link from one installed library to pretend another version is installed.
>> This CAN lead to problems later ,on, but it should work well enough to
>> run freewheeling now.
>> Have fun,
>> Flo

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