[Live-demo] gvSIG at OSGeo live 6 package status

Alex Mandel tech_dev at wildintellect.com
Sun Jul 15 15:00:17 PDT 2012

On 07/15/2012 02:42 PM, Jorge Gaspar Sanz Salinas wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm CCing this message to the gvSIG TSC to let them know about this topic.
> As I've found some problems running gvSIG 1.12RC on the OSGeo Live beta
> 1 (GUI completely blocks after loading any data) and being over the
> feature freeze deadline we don't have more time for testing so I've
> managed to update the gvSIG 1.11 debian package to work on this release.
> - The debian package now also accepts openjdk-7-jre as a dependency as
> well as openjdk-6-jre and sun-java6-jre
> - I've tweaked the initial script to load the OSGeo Live sample
> project on the gvSIG startup.
> - I've updated the new gvSIG small icons[1]
> So I've uploaded the changes on the install script as well as some minor
> changes on the sample project (#8109 and #8110).
> I have no way to upload the debian package (150MB) to the new gvSIG
> downloads repo (I'm waiting for the permissions) nor any other reliable
> space (I'm on holidays so no support from Prodevelop right now also).
> I've uploaded the deb package to Dropbox[2](#8111) and updated the
> script with that link but I would prefer if at least for this release
> OSGeo can host the file and then update accordingly the script.
> Of course the dropbox url can fail at any time depending on how many
> downloads the link has; that's why I've added a note so the script
> will fail until the correct url is updated.
> I will be available tomorrow Monday and maybe on Tuesday by mail
> (maybe also by irc) but from then and to the end of the month I won't
> be available so I hope we have time to update the script and be tested
> before the release.
> I'm really sorry for the short times and I would of course understand
> if gvSIG can't enter on this release of the LiveDVD.
> Best regards
> [1] http://outreach.gvsig.org/spread/normalized-gvsig-small-icons
> [2]
> https://dl.dropbox.com/s/8h0lm1gewzvuage/gvsig_1.11-1305_i386_OSGeoLive.deb?dl=1

A copy is being moved to http://download.osgeo.org/livedvd/data/gvsig/
That can be the official place to get it. Angelos mentioned he pulled a
copy to his build server too.


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