Package Details: lightdm-pantheon-greeter 3.3.1-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: lightdm-pantheon-greeter
Description: Pantheon greeter for LightDM
Upstream URL:
Licenses: GPL
Groups: pantheon
Submitter: robertfoster
Maintainer: alucryd
Last Packager: alucryd
Votes: 39
Popularity: 0.000238
First Submitted: 2012-12-02 11:04
Last Updated: 2019-02-01 16:02

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alucryd commented on 2019-09-12 18:26

gala was ported to libmutter4 recently, so this should be ported to the same version by upstream first

note that gnome just dropped another bomb and made the latest release libmutter5 so this might take a while...

josemota commented on 2019-09-12 16:49

I just attempted to install this package and it seems that libmutter2 is missing and causing the build to fail. Any chance it can be either removed or replaced?

Thank you.

PedroHLC commented on 2019-08-05 19:07

Missing "wingpanel" as dependency

NicoHood commented on 2017-07-30 09:01

I've fixed the patch and also switched to the github source. Note, that I changed the dependency names to the real package names, rather than .so files.

ATTENTION: The package is not functional for me. Lightdm always restarts with an error.

error log:
Jul 30 11:15:26 arch systemd[1]: Starting Light Display Manager...
Jul 30 11:15:26 arch systemd[1]: Started Light Display Manager.
Jul 30 11:15:27 arch lightdm[30042]: g_object_unref: assertion 'G_IS_OBJECT (object)' failed
Jul 30 11:15:27 arch lightdm[30060]: pam_unix(lightdm-greeter:session): session opened for user lightdm by (uid=0)
Jul 30 11:15:28 arch systemd[1]: lightdm.service: Main process exited, code=exited, status=1/FAILURE
Jul 30 11:15:28 arch systemd[1]: lightdm.service: Unit entered failed state.
Jul 30 11:15:28 arch systemd[1]: lightdm.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.
Jul 30 11:15:28 arch systemd[1]: lightdm.service: Service hold-off time over, scheduling restart.
Jul 30 11:15:28 arch systemd[1]: Stopped Light Display Manager.

lembang commented on 2017-05-01 23:35

patching file CMakeLists.txt
Hunk #1 succeeded at 8 with fuzz 2.
Hunk #2 FAILED at 61.
1 out of 2 hunks FAILED -- saving rejects to file CMakeLists.txt.rej
patching file data/lightdm-pantheon-greeter.conf
patching file data/lightdm-pantheon-greeter.desktop
patching file data/pantheon-greeter.conf
patching file data/pantheon-greeter.desktop
patching file src/PantheonGreeter.vala
Hunk #2 succeeded at 434 (offset 1 line).
patching file src/Wallpaper.vala

The build will always fail on this part.
The line 61 patch didnt get applied.

Moritto commented on 2016-12-08 05:28

I have started to compile the package, and I was given an error:
-- checking for modules 'granite;liblightdm-gobject-1>=1.2.1;gdk-x11-3.0;clutter-gtk-1.0;indicator3-0.4;gdk-pixbuf-2.0;gl'
-- package 'granite' not found
-- package 'liblightdm-gobject-1>=1.2.1' not found
-- package 'gdk-x11-3.0' not found
-- package 'clutter-gtk-1.0' not found
-- package 'indicator3-0.4' not found
-- package 'gdk-pixbuf-2.0' not found
CMake Error at /usr/share/cmake-3.0/Modules/FindPkgConfig.cmake:341 (message):
A required package was not found
Call Stack (most recent call first):
/usr/share/cmake-3.0/Modules/FindPkgConfig.cmake:395 (_pkg_check_modules_internal)
CMakeLists.txt:31 (pkg_check_modules)

CMake Error at /usr/share/cmake-3.0/Modules/FindPackageHandleStandardArgs.cmake:136 (message):
Could NOT find Vala (missing: VALA_EXECUTABLE)
Call Stack (most recent call first):
/usr/share/cmake-3.0/Modules/FindPackageHandleStandardArgs.cmake:343 (_FPHSA_FAILURE_MESSAGE)
cmake/FindVala.cmake:55 (find_package_handle_standard_args)
CMakeLists.txt:36 (find_package)

-- Configuring incomplete, errors occurred!
Could you give me all the packages with package dependencies? The problem is very important.

gbc921 commented on 2016-11-20 17:33

Just to note that version 2.0.2-2 still works.

To do that I had to:
1. Clone this git: 'git clone'
2. Go into the folder;
3. Checkout v. 2.0.2-2: 'git checkout 2c0979827'
4. Compile the package as usual: 'makepkg -si'
5. Change greeter settings on lightdm.conf
6. Done!

alucryd commented on 2016-09-14 08:33

Because it's not a dep of the greeter, but of one of its deps, obviously.

f4hy commented on 2016-09-14 06:41

Why is gala-bzr not listed as a dependency then?

alucryd commented on 2016-09-13 12:16

The only bzr package required for this to work is gala-bzr, because there hasn't been any release yet. Stable versions are enough for everything else.