[Therion] Compiling Therion without Loch

lada at blazcata.cz lada at blazcata.cz
Mon Dec 30 08:35:56 CET 2013


Hi, you definitely need vtk-devel to be able to compile Loch. But vtk-devel depends on mysql-devel which condlicts with mariadb. MariaDB is for of MySQL. Try to uninstall (if possible) mariadb + mariadb devel package and try again

\Ladislav

29. 12. 2013 v 22:04, Bill Gee <bgee at campercaver.net>:

> Hello everyone - 
> 
> It has been a couple of months.  With the release of version 5.3.12 I dug into 
> this problem in greater depth.  Net result - I can get Therion to compile but 
> Loch is still no-go.  Details below.  I don't use Loch, so not having it is 
> not a problem for me.
> 
> The target system is Fedora 20, 64-bit.  I installed it as a clean, fresh 
> system.  It is not an upgrade.
> 
> One thing I found with Fedora 20 is that vtk-devel cannot be installed.   When 
> I try to "yum install vtk-devel" I get a raft of errors that ends like this:
> 
> --> Processing Conflict: community-mysql-5.5.34-1.fc20.x86_64 conflicts
> --> mariadb
> --> Processing Conflict: 1:mariadb-5.5.34-2.fc20.x86_64 conflicts
> --> community-mysql
> --> Finished Dependency Resolution
> Error: mariadb conflicts with community-mysql-5.5.34-1.fc20.x86_64
> Error: community-mysql conflicts with 1:mariadb-5.5.34-2.fc20.x86_64
> 
> There is also a long list of dependencies that includes PostGreSQL and what 
> looks like 50 or 60 Python and TCL libraries.  It's a mess!!!
> 
> Here is what I changed to make Therion compile.
> 
> 1) In file "makeinstall.tcl" ...  Comment out line 55.
> 
> 2) In file "Makefile" ...  Change line 122 to read
> 
>    all: therion doc xtherion/xtherion
> 
> 3) In file "Makefile" ...  Comment out lines 30, 173, 174, 190, 229, 233, 237, 
> 241, 245, 249
> 
> The next thing I will do is try this on some systems that are upgraded from 
> Fedora 19 to 20.
> 
> Regards - Bill Gee
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
>> On Thursday, October 17, 2013 17:21:43 Wookey wrote:
>> +++ Bill Gee [2013-10-08 19:42 -0500]:
>>> Hi Wookey -
>>> 
>>> It is kind of a strange situation for me.  I earn a good living as a
>>> software packager for Windows applications.  I can turn MSI files
>>> inside-out.  But RPMs??  I have no clue where to even start!
>> 
>> Right well, maybe you can help with the windows packaging (although we do it
>> using Linux tools).
>>> Of course, if I were to take on RPM packaging, I still have to get Therion
>>> to compile.
>>> 
>>> Fedora 17 is over a year old.  They are up to 19, and I expect to see 20
>>> before the end of the year.  Still, it's not THAT old.
>>> 
>>> On that subject - Fedora package names are quite different from Debian.
>> 
>> Yes, that's often the case. There is a different set of conventions.
>> 
>>> I ran
>>> some queries on my system to see what is installed.  Here is what it
>>> shows.  I think this covers everything you mentioned.
>>> ================
>>> 
>>> [bgee at main2 ~]$ rpm -qa | grep -i wx
>>> wxGTK-devel-2.8.12-4.fc17.x86_64
>>> wxPython-2.8.12.0-2.fc17.x86_64
>>> wxBase-2.8.12-4.fc17.x86_64
>>> wxGTK-2.8.12-4.fc17.x86_64
>>> wxGTK-media-2.8.12-4.fc17.x86_64
>>> wxGTK-gl-2.8.12-4.fc17.x86_64
>>> [bgee at main2 ~]$ rpm -qa | grep -i mesa
>>> mesa-libGL-devel-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-libOSMesa-devel-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-libglapi-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-libxatracker-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-libOSMesa-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-dri-filesystem-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-libGLU-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-dri-drivers-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-libgbm-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-libEGL-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-libGLU-devel-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-libGLES-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> mesa-libGL-8.0.4-1.fc17.x86_64
>>> [bgee at main2 ~]$ rpm -qa | grep -i freetype
>>> freetype-2.4.8-4.fc17.x86_64
>>> freetype-2.4.8-4.fc17.i686
>>> freetype-devel-2.4.8-4.fc17.x86_64
>>> [bgee at main2 ~]$ rpm -qa | grep -i vtk
>>> vtk-tcl-5.8.0-6.fc17.x86_64
>>> vtk-5.8.0-6.fc17.x86_64
>>> vtk-python-5.8.0-6.fc17.x86_64
>>> vtk-devel-5.8.0-6.fc17.x86_64
>>> vtk-qt-5.8.0-6.fc17.x86_64
>>> vtk-java-5.8.0-6.fc17.x86_64
>>> [bgee at main2 ~]$
>>> 
>>> =====================
>>> 
>>> I assume xTherion needs vtk
>> 
>> No. Loch needs vtk and wx
>> 
>> xtherion needs tcl and tk
>> 
>> ....  If vtk were the problem, then I would expect
>> 
>>> the Therion compiles to fail too.  It runs through xTherion without error.
>>> It only fails when it gets to Loch.
>> 
>> Exactly. Look at the difference between the top-level Makefile and the
>> loch/Makefile.
>> 
>> You can see a working (debian) build-log here, which might help:
>> https://buildd.debian.org/status/fetch.php?pkg=therion&arch=i386&ver=5.3.11-> 2&stamp=1381462995
>> 
>> 
>> Wookey
> 
> 
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