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Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] [Fwd: Bug#382658: xaralx: Unusable on powerpc (two errors : "Error from Xara Xtreme" and "Load failed")]
- From: bacam@xxxxxxxxxxx (Brian Campbell)
- Date: Sat, 12 Aug 2006 18:03:32 +0100
- Subject: Re: [XaraXtreme-dev] [Fwd: Bug#382658: xaralx: Unusable on powerpc (two errors : "Error from Xara Xtreme" and "Load failed")]
On Sat, Aug 12, 2006 at 03:13:27PM +0000, Joachim Breitner wrote:
> Please keep 382658@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx in the CC.
> -------- Weitergeleitete Nachricht --------
> Von: Fabrice Flore-Thebault <fab@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> Antwort an: Fabrice Flore-Thebault <fab@xxxxxxxxxxx>,
> It's impossible to create or open a document.
> These two errors occurs when launching xaralx :
> - First dialog box : "Error from Xara Xtreme", with an empty
> description ;
> - Second dialog box : "Load failed", "This is an early demonstration
> version of the program which does not yet support all of the data
> types that can appear in XAR designs."
> The same errors occurs when :
> - trying to create a new document ;
> - trying to open a document (example in the documentation).
The endianness conversion code isn't complete, there's a hack in
Kernel/rechdoc.cpp for Mac OS which ignores the problems it causes.
(Look for "MacPort".) Enabling it will let you open a blank document.
However, I wouldn't be surprised if you then get the same problem I get
on Ubuntu -- it crashes in CDraw whenever I draw something.
(http://bugzilla.xara.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1143) I reckon that it's some
ABI incompatibility that'll sort itself out once I can build CDraw from