ggivncviewer Re: svncviewer vs. vncviewer?
Marcus.Brinkmann "at" ruhr-uni-bochum.de
Tue, 21 Apr 1998 22:41:11 +0000
On Tue, Apr 21, 1998 at 10:13:26AM -0700, Nick Silberstein wrote:
> At 12:04 PM 4/21/98 -0400, you wrote:
> >>So, my question is: has someone successfully compiled svncviewer for Linux
> >>and could make the binary accessible for me? I've tried to compile it w/o
> >>success. Also... is it necesary to run it as root? It should, as with the
> >>normal version, be possible to run it as bin... isn't?
> I'm compiling it now,.. It is indeed necessary to run it as root (or make the
> binary suid root); that's svgalib for you. Anyone feel up to a GGI port? That
> would be uber-cool. :-)
> I'll post to the list after the compilation finishes with instructions on
> where to obtain it. Disclaimer: I'm building on a rather antique libc5 system.
> The binary will be untested, as I do not have access to a Linux console at
> the moment. YMMV, etc.
I can provide libc6. I did the Debian package, btw. It is available for
debian in the hamm (frozen) system.
You are not the first one with this idea ;)
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