[scribus] Idiot wants to build 1.5.0 from source
john at wexfordpress.com
Wed Jun 22 13:43:23 UTC 2011
On Wednesday, June 22, 2011 09:18:05 am John Culleton
> On Wednesday, June 22, 2011 06:15:45 am a.l.e wrote:
> > hi
> > > Looking at /usr/local/scribus_svn/bin/ there is an
> executable with the
> > > name "scribus." Launching it starts Scribus 1.3.9.
> properties says
> > > it is owned by root. Launching it from the command
> as root gives
> > > me:
> > >
> > > [root at Devil8 bin]# scribus
> > > No protocol specified
> > > scribus: cannot connect to X server :0.0
> > >
> > > The properties for the executable only say that it is
> owned by root;
> > > there is no further information about the file.
> > please, refrain from running scribus as root!
> > it's not a good idea.
> > ciao
> > a.l.e
> > ___
> In general you cannot run anything from the gui if you
> signed on as a user and then done su in a GUI console
> session to get root privileges. So at runtime use your
> sign in as ALE recommends.
> Building Scribus is a different matter.
> My method is to build Scribus as root using cron
> but then run it from my user name. Cron runs with root
> My cron call is very simple. In the folder
> I have a two line file that looks like this:
> This file is made executable by the command:
> chmod 777 (filename)
> The texts of scrib140 and scrib150 have been posted
> They also have to be made executable with chmod.
> Note that for my method the files
Correction "the directories /usr/local/src/s140.."
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