[Slackbuilds-users] Grip and Grip2 build same version
bob.snyder at cox.net
Mon Sep 5 01:55:01 UTC 2011
On 09/04/2011 05:59 PM, Erik Hanson wrote:
> On 9/4/2011 6:23 PM, Bob Snyder wrote:
>> On 09/04/2011 04:14 PM, Erik Hanson wrote:
>>> On 09/04/2011 04:52 PM, Bob Snyder wrote:
>>>> The README for grip2 says "If you're looking for a modern version
>>>> of Grip, see the package "grip"" but
>>>> grip and grip2 both point to grip-2.96.
>>> Sorry, grip was replaced by grip2. I removed the old entry from the
>>> db. There was some talk on the list about "grip" being submitted,
>>> but it doesn't appear to have happened.
>> My impression is that the 'current' version of grip (3.x) is (was)
>> called grip, and the older non-gnome version was called grip2 because
>> it is Version 2.x. The README for grip2 agrees with this notion where
>> it says "This is an older version of Grip that does not require
>> GNOME. If you're looking for a modern version of Grip, see the
>> package "grip""
> Right, and like I said, "grip" (3.x) hasn't been submitted. "grip"
> (2.x) became "grip2" to make way for it. Confusing, I know.
Okay, thanks Eric.
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