[maemo-users] Annoying Change in App Manager

From: R. G. Newbury newbury at mandamus.org
Date: Wed Jul 23 01:13:55 EEST 2008
R. G. Newbury wrote:
> Jac Kersing wrote:
>> On Tue, 22 Jul 2008, R. G. Newbury wrote:
>>> I opened the App Manager and then 'Browse for Installable Applications'.
>>> I don't know if I did it or the machine just decided it wanted to, but
>>> the divider between the name(s) of the file(s) and the version jumped to
>>> the left so that I can now only see 4 characters of the file name.
>> This is probably caused by one or more packages with very long version 
>> strings.
>>> The divider will not drag back to the right.
>>> I presume that this is a variable somewhere in the structure. Anyone
>>> know where or how to fix this?
>> Try to browse subsets of the available applications (don't choose 
>> 'all' but the individual catagories one by one) Not a real fix, but a 
>> work-around allowing to at least browse the majority of the applications.
> Thanks. Of course. The offending package is:
> faad  version:   2.0.0+cvs20040908+mp4v2+bmp-0ubuntu6maemo1
> Wonder if that comes with fries?
It comes with libfaad2-devel which has the same version.

And the layout does NOT reset. I installed both, and re-started 
App-Manager. No joy.

So maybe I shall try Diablo.
Although it seemed to mess up the internal gps....
Anyone else noticed that?

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