today's git broke winetricks gecko :-(

Jacek Caban jacek at
Mon Nov 16 16:41:30 CST 2009

Ove Kaaven wrote:
> Jacek Caban skrev:
>> Well, I hope that a side effect of installation during wineprefix
>> creation is that it will force packagers to package gecko <g>
> You can't *force* the creation of packages which would likely fail to
> meet the requirements for inclusion into Debian's main archive. Even if
> I didn't think the package's build system is a problem, the ftpmasters
> likely would.

Then I can't see better solution for Debian users than downloading Gecko 
on wineprefix creation. It's not perfect, but we don't have much choice.


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