[FEL]: Some minor updates

Here are some minor updates on the FEL: dinotrace – new update was pushed on testing repositories fped – new update was pushed to stable repositories geda-gaf  (Fixes broken dependency libgmp.so.3 on rawhide and FTBFS with glib headers, Fixes RHBZ#604288, RHBZ#710281, L#704829 – Refresh on in-use tab causes crashes) vhd2vl 2.4 – new update was …

[FEL]: Alliance VLSI, tkgate and PCB builds fixed for EPEL-5

Since more and more universities and small businesses are deploying FEL, long term support seems to be their only words to me. Well today,we made some progress in that perspective and we are proud to claim all the gEDA-gaf collection including gerbv and PCB are available on the EPEL-5 repositories. PCB is currently under EPEL-5 …

[FEL]: gEDA-gaf 1.5.4 versus Fedora packaging

gEDA-gaf’s upstream will from now on produce one-big tarball instead of individual tarballs as it used to do in the past. This affects fedora’s geda packages and its update process. In accordance to Fedora packaging process the following tasks ought to be made: file a new package review for gEDA-gaf obsolete all existing fedora geda …

Using Fedora's Windows cross compilers

Last week announced the availability of Fedora 11. This new release entails Windows cross-compilers introduced by Fedora’s MinGW Special Interest Group. The aim is to eliminate duplication of work for application developers by providing a range of libraries and development tools which have already been ported to the cross-compiler environment. This means that developers will …

gEDA Project at Ignite Boston 5

Last week, Stuart Brorson gave a lightening talk about the gEDA Project at O’Reilly company’s Ignite Boston 5 event – February 12th, 2009 – Hooley House, Boston MA.His slides are available here. Some photos taken at the event are available on Flickr. In his 5 minutes presentation, he covered the different tools under the gEDA/gaf …

git isn't my friend yet …

I’ve moved to Antwerpen, Belgium and finally got an internet connection. Luckily, it was just in time for F-10. Last weekend, Thibault North and I hunted a ghost bug concerning the crash of graal, xpat and other alliance GUI. It was due to a missing requires on xorg-x11-fonts-misc. Thanks Thibault. Afterwards, the fedora-livedvd-electronic-lab.ks was tuned …

FEL: gerbv 1.0.3

This is to announce the fourth release in the stable branch of gerbv, 1.0.3 was just built for Fedora and will be available shortly among the updates. This release represents a point release incorporating a few patches made against the 1.0.X source over the last 1 1/2 years. Specific updates include: Incorporate changes from Joost …

gEDA/gaf stable version 1.2.0-20070902 released!

This morning, a stable version 1.2.0-20070902 of gEDA/gaf was released. FC-6 and rawhide packages have already been built whereas for F-7, I’m waiting for a manual override for interdependent package for libgeda. One thing that struck me is that codes have been backported to guile-1.6 and at the same time providing compatibility for guile-1.8. Because …