|So, help. Again, I'm trying this on Ubuntu, because I'm not a *nix guru. I was hoping just to be able to use the .debs out there. But aparently they are not fresh enough. How does one upgrade when there are no .debs a system which did install the basic (out of date) packages?|
(this is why I landed up fleeing linux years ago, alas)
1.2.10 was released June 4th, 2009. There have been plenty of fixes
and updates since then. I would highly recommend updating your
installation of GNUstep and of Gorm and trying again.
In general nib->gorm translation is not perfect. Most will come over,
but some may need to be recreated. There are subtle issues with the