[Wolves] Re: GRAMPS software
tim.humpherson at gmail.com
Sat Dec 25 22:38:52 GMT 2004
Thanks for that info. Will try that tomorrow.
On Fri, 24 Dec 2004 21:49:56 -0000 (GMT), dan at dannyboy.dnsalias.org
<dan at dannyboy.dnsalias.org> wrote:
> > HI all.
> > MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU ALL!!!
> Merry Christmas to you too!
> > And now, I have JUST installed FC3 on my spare HDD and it worked with
> > no problems. However, when I tried to install "GRAMPS", the
> > Gnome-based Genealogy software, FC3 has installed it without any
> > problems, and when I clicked "Applications > Accessories >" and there
> > it is, listed "GRAMPS Genealogy Systems". ** BUT ** when I clicked
> > it, an hour glass (mouse pointer) appeared for about 15 seconds,
> > together with the "GRAMPS" message on the bottom task bar. Then it
> > disappeared. As if the program has exited itself without anything
> > appearing on screen, such as "Welcome" screen?
> I actually don't know much about fc3 as I don't use it. However, the
> Should be of some use. (What with the thread being entitled 'Re: Gramps
> fails to start with FC3' and all... :) )
> > This is my first attempt to install a software using RPM system. So,
> > can anyone shed some ideas on where did I go wrong?
> > Your advice, please?
> If the precedng fix fails to work, you could try dropping to a terminal
> and starting GRAMPS from the command-line. You should be able to find out
> the command from the fedora website somewhere.
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