Fw: Re: Monero Client on Tails/Debian
We've been discussing possible Monero implementation into Debian and not sure how we can proceed. AppImage, maybe?
It would be very beneficial to all three communities (Debian, Tails and Monero) for a Monero client, either lightweight or full client to be developed for Debian but we need some help from your team as well.
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On Monday, May 6, 2019 1:14 AM, <thechosensphinx@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> What about an AppImage?
> When Electrum upgraded it's software and Tails users were hving issues where the application would not sync with the network/blockchain.
> They released an AppImage for Tails users to bypass the need to upgrade to the new Electrum application.
> I'm wondering if Monero could implement something similar to an AppImage.
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> On Tuesday, April 30, 2019 12:39 PM, binaryFate binaryfate@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote:
> > Hi!
> > The challenge is that Monero is currently upgrading its software every
> > ~6 months, typically in a way that makes the previous versions
> > obsolete ("hardfork"). It is hard to fit with Debian long
> > freezing/testing/releasing cycles.
> > Would be nice to find a solution to get something usable on Tails
> > though, fully agree.
> > Cheers,
> > bf
> > Le dim. 28 avr. 2019 à 04:58, thechosensphinx@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx a écrit :
> > > Are there any plans on releasing the full Monero client into the Debian repository?
> > > There are a lot of Tails users that are waiting for the release of the Monero client into the Tails OS.
> > > In fact, it is one of the most requested features by the Tails community. However, before the Tails devs will consider adding anything it must have a Debian repository.
> > > Even a lightweight client such as MyMonero would be perfect for a Debian/Tails repo.