Package Details: prey-node-client 1.10.10-2

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Package Base: prey-node-client
Description: Remote tracking and monitoring application for laptops, smartphones, and other electronic devices
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Licenses: GPL3
Provides: prey-tracker
Submitter: lutoma
Maintainer: xpt (phnx47)
Last Packager: phnx47
Votes: 36
Popularity: 0.000051
First Submitted: 2014-12-02 03:20 (UTC)
Last Updated: 2022-09-24 17:49 (UTC)

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phnx47 commented on 2022-09-24 17:56 (UTC) (edited on 2022-09-24 18:06 (UTC) by phnx47)

Upgraded to Python3.

Bin renamed from prey_project to prey-tracker.

Created patch for lock screen and opened issue on GitHub:

costancho commented on 2021-03-10 00:01 (UTC) (edited on 2021-03-10 00:02 (UTC) by costancho)

Is lacking the prey-daemon service, recognizes the equipment at the first configuration, then it appears as off.

When I try with: sudo systemctl status prey-agent
The console shows: Unit prey-agent.service could not be found

rerep commented on 2020-12-23 05:26 (UTC)

GUI works fine for me in KDE (plasma 5.20.4).

If the package is out of date and you want to update, just edit 'pkgver' in PKGBUILD to 1.9.8 or whatever the current version is on github and edit the sha256sum to ('SKIP')

phnx47 commented on 2020-06-23 15:06 (UTC) (edited on 2020-06-23 15:09 (UTC) by phnx47)

@whoisroot Thanks you! I did it already...

I'm not sure about Python and some functional. For example this PR: And GUI doesn't work in KDE.

My version here:

whoisroot commented on 2020-06-23 14:49 (UTC) (edited on 2020-06-23 14:57 (UTC) by whoisroot)

Since all you gotta do to update is change the pkgver from 1.9.1 to 1.9.4 and the checksums:



Just run this after downloading the PKGBUILD:

# Update pkgver
sed -i 's/9.1/9.4/g' PKGBUILD
# Update i686 sha256sum
sed -i 's/699e601d2e629dfee97df6bfab4ed0c79e717d020ea59365bd76ffdca63c596d/5c1e4a2917b3e9b6e90b38a72c2d6e53128519e7d636a299b8374adbe57e6246/g' PKGBUILD
# Update x86_64 sha256sum
sed -i 's/1f6c1407457ac4ea11a039a32054bfb87920029eeabec26b60660fc5dc58ccda/e1f29f0b2836a97bce9ef7bbb4a92ccfad23cd57b0547cae75aa83fab5e858e1/g' PKGBUILD
# Install the package
makepkg -i

phnx47 commented on 2020-06-20 18:24 (UTC)

I tried update to 1.9.4. Cli is working, but I'm not sure about correct work.

Any news about support Prey in Arch?

jorgicio commented on 2020-03-05 02:29 (UTC)

1.9.3 is released some time ago and it's the latest version.

auditor_3d commented on 2019-08-13 02:19 (UTC)

Can confirm 1.9.1 does work better but it still doesn't generate reports. I can now at least send alarms and notifications to the laptop which I couldn't do before. xpt you out there to update your PKGBUILD?

zerkz commented on 2019-03-23 19:42 (UTC)

This seems to be dead in a variety of ways, I have much trouble getting it working and tried a good bit of the workarounds. Anyone have luck in 2019?

benmarshall commented on 2018-12-10 19:51 (UTC)

This package still seems to work with the latest release from github (1.8.2) with minor modifications to the patch file: diff entry for 'lib/system/linux/index.js' needs to be removed.