Project News for GNU-Darwin Distribution
Running the GIMP under GNU-Darwin
Thanks to Jeff Whitaker of for his excellent work
on the web, and on Darwin. Here is a link to his
He has given instructions for running the GIMP under Darwin that eliminate all of the most annoying problems. Just use "gimp --no-shm --no-xshm" when launching the GIMP at the command line. With shared memory off, it works great.
Because of this, we are now releasing the GIMP as part of the GNU-Darwin Distribution.
2000-12-26 16:31:35 GMT by proclus
Mozilla for GNU-Darwin sources in CVS
I got all the way through nsprpub to xpcom/build. Libs xpcom and
mozjs are hacked. I built them by hand with "ar ur". It still needs much work. Have fun! Let's have
GNU-Darwin Mozilla by year 2001!
2000-12-23 00:01:05 GMT by proclus
Internet Messenger for GNU-Darwin
Thanks to rrp, who ported everybuddy 0.1.5 to GNU-Darwin. It works with the AIM server, and probably with ICQ, Yahoo, and MSN as well!
(Is there an IM client for OSX?, proclus wonders.)
2000-12-22 23:57:53 GMT by proclus
GNU-Darwin GL enabled!
Get the GNU-Darwin build of Mesa3.4 with glut from anonymous FTP.
2000-12-07 15:49:54 GMT by proclus
View PDF files with GNU-Darwin
There is no acroread for Darwin yet, but you can view PDF files with xpdf. Just get the following files from the FTP site and build them.
2000-12-04 20:05:26 GMT by proclus
Here are some GNU-Darwin News releases going back to the very beginning. More to come.