[Gretl-devel] gretl on ubuntu 11.04 (known bug)
svetosch at gmx.net
Thu May 19 10:08:13 EDT 2011
I just ran into the problem of not being able to use the default gretl
version in the current Ubuntu 11.04.
I know the problem is fixed in a later gretl version; however, to a
normal user it just looks as if it doesn't work, end of story. And given
the popularity of Ubuntu, I think this is bad for gretl's reputation and
So I would advocate one of two solutions:
- either the package maintainer (who is that for Ubuntu?) backports the fix
- alternatively (or minimally) I think the issue should be mentioned on
the gretl frontpage, and workarounds should be explained
Or am I missing something?
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