Package Details: mendeleydesktop 1.16.3-1

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Package Base: mendeleydesktop
Description: Academic software for managing and sharing research papers (desktop client)
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Licenses: custom:mendeley_eula
Submitter: lpjhjdh
Maintainer: xgdgsc
Last Packager: xgdgsc
Votes: 252
Popularity: 5.103642
First Submitted: 2009-06-10 18:28
Last Updated: 2016-09-01 03:06

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brittyazel commented on 2016-07-30 04:46

@xgdgsc The version was not bumped to pkgrel=3 when you changed the md5sum values, thus anyone who had tried updating with the old md5sum values with pacaur has an old version in their cache with the wrong md5sums.

If you are getting errors that state that the validity check failed with pacaur, delete the mendeleydesktop entry out of .cache/pacaur and try again.

brittyazel commented on 2016-07-06 05:13

Hey guys, I'm using the numix-circle icon theme, and for some reason once mendeley is running it no longer uses the nice themed icon, but rather falls back to the default icon. Any thoughts?

sumofsquares commented on 2016-06-29 20:29

@slartibarfast, I also had problems with the md5 sum. What I did was download the latest file, compute the md5sum and edit the PKGBUILD with the correct md5sum.

slartibarfast commented on 2016-06-28 21:31

Hello. I'm getting problem checking the md5. Is it just me?

juliano.gomes commented on 2016-06-14 07:14

Here is working.
before makepgk-i: install qt, qtwebkit

edh commented on 2016-04-03 09:22

Please use depends_i686 and depends_x86_64 [1], source_i686 and source_x86_64 [2] , md5sums_i686 and md5sums_x86_64 [3] instead of checking the CARCH. Furthermore it seems like gconf is an optdepends [4].


MartinZ commented on 2016-04-02 00:15

1.16.1 fixed the huge load time. It was an upstream bug, as is shown here:

MartinZ commented on 2016-03-05 02:04

Mmmh, that's weird. I don't remember changing anything at all.
Running from console gives no error
Mendeley takes about 5 minutes to completely run, and then clicking on a folder takes 3 - 5 secs to show the content.
Previously (I mean, 1.15) ran perfectly.

Edit: I downgraded to 1.15.3 and is smooth

xgdgsc commented on 2016-03-01 02:27

@MartinZ I don' t have any performance issue here.

MartinZ commented on 2016-02-28 21:39

I don't know if it has something to do with the PKGBUILD, but since last update (1.16) Mendeley takes ages to load and then the interface is also very slow.

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