Problems installing boost pkgs for OE (Was: Problems installing OE on Linux)

michael at michael at
Tue Feb 13 18:29:48 CET 2007

Please change the wiki page as you suggest, Terence, and thanks both to you
and Robin for sorting this out.


On Tue, 13 Feb 2007, Terence Haddock wrote:

> That is a good one, I need to remember that! Since we're directly referencing 
> a specific monotone install on a specific architecture, adding the 
> dependencies does not bother me too much, however it would help keep the page 
> up-to-date if we updated the monotone version. So, again, if no-one objects, 
> I will change the monotone install steps to reflect Robin's suggestion below.
> I'd set up a repository, but it seems overkill for a single package!
> - Terry
> Robin Farine wrote:
>>  On Tue February 13 2007 11:19, Terence Haddock wrote:
>> >  Only these commands should be needed to install monotone:
>> > 
>> >  wget
>> >
>> >  b sudo apt-get install libboost-date-time1.33.1  \
>> >      libboost-filesystem1.33.1 libboost-regex1.33.1
>> >  sudo dpkg -i monotone_0.32-0.1_i386.deb
>> > 
>> >  unless somebody objects, I'll update the wiki!
>>  Or to avoid to mention explicit dependencies on the wiki:
>>    wget
>>    sudo dpkg -i monotone_0.32-0.1_i386.deb
>>  If the last commands fails because of missing dependencies:
>>    sudo apt-get install -f
>>  The last step will take care of the missing dependencies and prompt
>>  the user to confirm the installation of the extra packages.
>>  Robin

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