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Re: [gftp] gFTP Locks Up

On 11 May, Chris Dodunski wrote:
> Hi there,
> I'm in need of an FTP client to run on Sun JDS Release 1 (SuSE 8), and
> opted for gFTP due to its popularity. It successfully compiled from
> source, and installed. When invoked, however, all I get is a window with
> gFTP 2.0.18 at the top, and a gray background with a number of white
> boxes where GUI components should be. The large box on the left lists
> the contents of my home directory, but the others remain empty.  gFTP
> then locks up.

Since this version runs just fine here, I'd try to compile
it from source on your machine.
If you have all development packages installed (X11,GTK,..)

it's just
configure --prefix=/usr/local

as root
make install

Helmut Jarausch

Lehrstuhl fuer Numerische Mathematik
RWTH - Aachen University
D 52056 Aachen, Germany