C++ help needed

Bernd Stramm bernd.stramm at gmail.com
Tue Apr 20 16:09:48 UTC 2010

On Tue, 2010-04-20 at 09:50 -0400, Tom "spot" Callaway wrote:
> Sadly, I am facing a task which exceeds my very meager C++ skills.
> I own a package called "esperanza", which is a QT4 xmms2 client written
> in C++. With the latest xmms2 update (0.7DrNo, not yet built or pushed
> to any branch, but checked into rawhide CVS), the esperanza client no
> longer works (it builds, but never launches). Please note that xmms2
> clients use a script launcher to ensure that xmms2 is running, see the
> esperanza.desktop file.
> I've updated the esperanza code to the latest set of git fixes in
> rawhide CVS (necessary to build), but I really could use the help of
> someone with C++ skills to get it working again. I emailed upstream, but
> never got a response.

Can you give me a link? I'll take a look, see if there is anything I can


> The other xmms2 clients are held up on this, and I'd rather not simply
> dead.package this unless I absolutely have to.
> I would be happy to return the favor with work that is in my skillset,
> licensing, packaging, reviewing, triage, etc, etc.
> Thanks in advance,
> ~spot

Bernd Stramm <bernd.stramm at gmail.com>

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