|author||Havoc Pennington <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2001-09-17 04:47:36 +0000|
|committer||Havoc Pennington <email@example.com>||2001-09-17 04:47:36 +0000|
Diffstat (limited to 'README')
1 files changed, 9 insertions, 7 deletions
@@ -9,10 +9,15 @@ your petty hangups about version numbers.
-You need GTK+ 1.3.x (to become 2.0). At the moment CVS HEAD is
-required. Once 1.3.7 is available that will probably work. Metacity is
-a fairly trivial 6000-line C program, so once you get GTK+ built it
-should be no problem to build Metacity.
+You need GTK+ 1.3.x (to become 2.0), at least version 1.3.7. At the
+moment CVS HEAD works, but that can change. Metacity is a fairly
+trivial 6000-line C program, so once you get GTK+ built it should be
+no problem to build Metacity.
+There are SRPMs on the ftp site (there were also binaries for a bit,
+but I am taking them down because they only worked with Rawhide, so it
+was sort of pointless). Just "rpm --rebuild metacity-whatever.src.rpm"
+after installing the GTK packages from ftp.gtk.org.
REPORTING BUGS AND SUBMITTING PATCHES
@@ -251,9 +256,6 @@ METACITY BUGS, NON-FEATURES, AND CAVEATS
setting the new non-legacy type hint, but a panel with that
patch hasn't been released yet.
- - If you run a GLX/DRI 3D game or application, Metacity will
- crash, for reasons I do not yet understand.