[CentOS] OT: Dropbox - Fedora Core 9 RPM will work on CentOS 5.4?

Mon Apr 12 13:27:32 UTC 2010
Geerd-Dietger Hoffmann <ribalba at gmail.com>


On Mon, Apr 12, 2010 at 2:21 PM, Lanny Marcus <lmmailinglists at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dropbox has an RPM for Fedora Core 9 (x86). I am running CentOS 5.4 on
> my Desktop, which I believe is based on Fedora Core 6.  Are the
> libraries Fedora Core 9 uses substantially different than those CentOS
> 5.4 uses?  If Dropbox had an SRPM available, I would Download that and
> Rebuild, but I'm sure it is Proprietary and they won't release an SRPM
> to me.  TIA!

I remember trying to build dropbox for CentOS and there was a problem
with lib dependencies. What happens when you install the rpm? Does it
work? I believe to remember that it had to do something with nauilus.
I am probably wrong.

Would be interested if that worked.

Cheers Didi

Hoffmann Geerd-Dietger