Package Details: evolvotron 0.7.1-5

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Package Base: evolvotron
Description: An interactive generative art application
Upstream URL:
Licenses: GPL
Submitter: ShadowKyogre
Maintainer: saverio
Last Packager: saverio
Votes: 2
Popularity: 0.023663
First Submitted: 2016-07-09 03:16 (UTC)
Last Updated: 2022-09-05 18:03 (UTC)

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denilsonsa commented on 2023-06-07 02:34 (UTC) (edited on 2023-06-07 03:52 (UTC) by denilsonsa)

This package is currently broken. The upstream GitLab repository is not found.

Instead, evolvotron lives on at , with two versions 0.8.* being released this year.

Interestingly, there are two homepage URLs: and

Update: I've sent a patch to the maintainer. We can delete this comment after the package gets updated.

saverio commented on 2022-09-05 18:07 (UTC)

evolvotron 0.7.1-5 - fixed a source file to correctly compile with g++ 11.

saverio commented on 2019-08-24 15:23 (UTC) (edited on 2019-08-26 09:56 (UTC) by saverio)

I updated the package with the patch that fixes the building, now Evolvotron can be installed again from AUR without any error.

ShadowKyogre commented on 2019-08-23 19:40 (UTC)

@saverio - Should be ready for adoption now.

Best regards, ShadowKyogre

saverio commented on 2019-08-23 06:36 (UTC)

@ShadowKyogre Thanks for the info.

I could adopt this package in case you orphan it.

BRs Saverio

ShadowKyogre commented on 2019-08-22 18:37 (UTC)


Unfortunately, no. There's been several circumstances that happened that make it hard to maintain all the packages I normally attend to.


for more information.

Right now I'm going through the packages I own right now to see which ones I can disown or ask for co-maintainers to help lighten load.

saverio commented on 2019-08-07 10:15 (UTC)

...are you still maintaining this package, dear author????

It is just needed to apply this patch to the Evolvotron sources and rebuild the package:

For info, the full bug report and related discussion is reported here:

saverio commented on 2019-05-03 13:10 (UTC) (edited on 2019-05-03 14:02 (UTC) by saverio)


There is a problem running Evolvotron: after installation, when you try to run it from console or DE Menu, a segmentation fault message appears on the console and the application doesn't start. I tried to uninstall and reinstall it again but the problem persists. Perhaps some library has changed, please can you check and let us know? Many thanks in advance.

(I also opened a forum post with further details:

saverio commented on 2018-11-07 11:24 (UTC) (edited on 2018-11-07 11:26 (UTC) by saverio)

Dear ShadowKyogre (and other users of Evolvotron),

for information and reference, I just want to report here upstream links of this nice application, if you can please check and update the realtive AUR fields (e.g. in the AUR package upstream URL):

1) Upstream URL:

2) Upstream app files repository:

Thanks for the attention and best regards.