Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 425774
Sear is not using media files from system dir
Last modified: 2008-03-13 03:40:12 EDT
Description of problem:
I have installed sear from fedora packages. After starting sear it downloaded
media files update and put it in ~/.sear.
After that it was starting and complain about "File not found
I had to copy media files from system dir /usr/share/sear/sear-media-0.6 to my
local ~/.sear/sear-media-0.6 to get rid of this error message.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Run sear from console. Login to server.
Error message "File not found
'/home/alex/.sear//sear-media-0.6//settler//skeleton.csf'". It continues to run
but in-game I don't see myself (my char).
Sear load files also from /usr/share/sear/sear-media-0.6
I reported also to their bugtracker https://bugs.launchpad.net/sear/+bug/176514.
But I'm unsure if this is not but of packaging.
Indeed, sear does seem to be ignoring the previously installed media files.
Removing the sear-media package and letting sear download all media files to
~/.sear works, that is, the game runs and you see the characters and objects in
Thanks for the link to the bug report. I've added a comment asking for the
patch against 0.6.3. I'll also make sure that sear is using the latest version
sear-0.6.3-8.fc8, eris-1.3.13-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 testing repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
If you want to test the update, you can install it with
su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update sear eris'. You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/F8/FEDORA-2007-4644
sear-0.6.3-8.fc8, eris-1.3.13-1.fc8 has been pushed to the Fedora 8 stable repository. If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.