FS#63237 - [boinc] missing optional dependency lib32-freeglut

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by SArchB (SArchB) - Saturday, 20 July 2019, 12:24 GMT
Last edited by Toolybird (Toolybird) - Sunday, 16 April 2023, 08:04 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Felix Yan (felixonmars)
Architecture All
Severity Very Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Description: Boinc missing optional dependency.

Additional info:
* package version(s) > boinc 7.14.2-1

Steps to reproduce:
Install the package, connect to a project such as SETI@home, try to show graphics. I needed to install "multilib/lib32-freeglut" in order to get it to work.
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Closed by  Toolybird (Toolybird)
Sunday, 16 April 2023, 08:04 GMT
Reason for closing:  No response
Comment by Felix Yan (felixonmars) - Thursday, 07 May 2020, 04:13 GMT
Can you examine where the lib was used? IMHO if it's needed by SETI@home directly it shouldn't be a dependency of boinc.