today's git broke winetricks gecko :-(

Dan Kegel dank at
Thu Nov 12 14:50:33 CST 2009

On Thu, Nov 12, 2009 at 12:14 PM, Jacek Caban <jacek at> wrote:
> Downloading Gecko on the first use is technically a pain. It can't work
> correctly unless we'd freeze the whole app. We constantly have bugs from
> users complaining about it they are resolved as invalid. I've even
> considered removing the whole downloader, but after a talk with Alexandre we
> decided to try with the current solution.

That kind of makes sense.    As long as you don't break
the ability to run commandline apps without X, I'm ok.
(I just checked, it's still fine.)

> The question is why people are using winetricks for installing Gecko.

Do we have a scorecard showing which distros package Wine properly?
- Dan

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