Bashir Saade | 7 Feb 12:56 2016
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Tomboy on mac

Hi everyone, 

I was wondering if anyone had a step-by-step guide to installing tomboy on Mac and syncing it with Dropbox (which is synced with my tomboy on my ubuntu laptop). I can’t seem to find a good guide, or at least one that explains things in lay terms for novices.

Bashir

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Michael Aquilina | 5 Feb 17:00 2016
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HDPI support

Hi everyone,

I was wondering if there was any way to enable HDPI support on tomboy/if its planned for the future? If not, could someone point me the right direction of where to look to add it in?

Thanks
Mike
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Aaron D Borden | 22 Jan 22:49 2016
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Re: Windows Installation Instructions

On Wed, 2016-01-20 at 14:40 -0800, Barrett Lewis <barrett.lewis.mitsi <at> gmail.com> wrote:
> I am going by this guide https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Tomboy/Installing/Windows
> 
> The link for Gtk+ in step 3 (http://www.gtk.org/download/win32.php) is broken.
> http://www.gtk.org/download/windows.php recommends installing MSYS2,
> however I have tried that and it doesn't leave a directory structure
> with any similarity to C:\GtkPlus\bin
> 
> Is Gtk+ even necessary?  I found that I can install/run it fine
> without Gtk+, skipping step 3 entirely.  I do not have a c:\gtkplus
> folder, or a reg key
> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\.NETFramework\AssemblyFolders\GtkSharp
> 
> Also, there seems to be a lot of confusion about the different
> versions of GTK#, and which one will actually make tomboy work.
> First it says 2.12.20 or newer.  The modern version is 2.12.30.  Then
> below it recommends the "older 2.12.22".
> I have created a comparison of how Tomboy runs with 3 versions of GTK#
> http://imgur.com/a/XTj6h
> 2.12.22 has bugs
> 2.12.30 has bugs
> 2.12.25 *seems* to be the best...
> 
> 
> I think if any version is recommended on the install instructions page
> it should be 2.12.25, the link for which is
> http://download.xamarin.com/GTKforWindows/Windows/gtk-sharp-2.12.25.msi
> (I was only able to find this through this mailing list's archives, I
> could only find links to old versions of mono, not old versions of
> Gtk#)
> 
> Also, if GTK+ is not necessary you could maybe remove that step
> entirely from the install process?  I don't understand how it's
> working without it though, since the instructions say Gtk# is just the C#
> binding for Gtk+, which is missing.  But clearly Gtk# is required and
> the version matters.

Thanks for the feedback. If someone can verify these details we can
update the wiki. Also curious what version of Windows version and .NET
version are you using? It would be good to include how to install on
different versions of Windows as I'm sure it's changed from version to
version.

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Barrett Lewis | 20 Jan 23:40 2016
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Windows Installation Instructions

I am going by this guide https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Tomboy/Installing/Windows

The link for Gtk+ in step 3 (http://www.gtk.org/download/win32.php) is broken.
http://www.gtk.org/download/windows.php recommends installing MSYS2,
however I have tried that and it doesn't leave a directory structure
with any similarity to C:\GtkPlus\bin

Is Gtk+ even necessary?  I found that I can install/run it fine
without Gtk+, skipping step 3 entirely.  I do not have a c:\gtkplus
folder, or a reg key
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\.NETFramework\AssemblyFolders\GtkSharp

Also, there seems to be a lot of confusion about the different
versions of GTK#, and which one will actually make tomboy work.
First it says 2.12.20 or newer.  The modern version is 2.12.30.  Then
below it recommends the "older 2.12.22".
I have created a comparison of how Tomboy runs with 3 versions of GTK#
http://imgur.com/a/XTj6h
2.12.22 has bugs
2.12.30 has bugs
2.12.25 *seems* to be the best...

I think if any version is recommended on the install instructions page
it should be 2.12.25, the link for which is
http://download.xamarin.com/GTKforWindows/Windows/gtk-sharp-2.12.25.msi
(I was only able to find this through this mailing list's archives, I
could only find links to old versions of mono, not old versions of
Gtk#)

Also, if GTK+ is not necessary you could maybe remove that step
entirely from the install process?  I don't understand how it's
working without it though, since the instructions say Gtk# is just the C#
binding for Gtk+, which is missing.  But clearly Gtk# is required and
the version matters.
Sandro M | 24 Dec 03:54 2015
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Status of project?

Hi all,

Just out of curiosity, are tomboy/tomdroid/rainy still maintained? I haven't 
seen much commit activity,  which has me wondering. To me, there's a 
difference between "Still maintained, we just have this thing called a job 
that pays the rent" or "It's working well enough for now" and "Yeah, no one's 
really paying much attention to it anymore." 

I was hit by the issues around making rainy work with newer versions of mono 
and wound up jumping through hoops to roll back all those dependencies - and I 
saw today that there haven't been any changes since then.  My plan to create a 
sync server on a more common linux-friendly platform kind of never got off the 
ground (see, we're all busy!).

/SM
Raymond Auge | 15 Dec 07:17 2015
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compile and run

Hello all,

I'm wondering if someone could help me build from source and run.

Following the build instructions was simple enough. However, running in Ubuntu (15.10 wily) the UI never comes up. I just get :

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bin]$ ./tomboy

(Tomboy:28364): libtomboy-WARNING **: Binding '<Alt>F12' failed!


(Tomboy:28364): libtomboy-WARNING **: Binding '<Alt>F11' failed!

[INFO 01:16:13.918] Initializing Mono.Addins
----------------------------------------------------------------------------------

then the app just sits. I can give more details if this isn't enough.

Sincerely
- Ray
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Lance.Haig | 7 Dec 07:40 2015
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Is the OSX client still being developed?

Hi Guys,

I just want to ask if the Tomboy osx client is still being developed?

I have LOADS of notes that now do not work on OSX 10.

Thanks

Lance
Zsolt Barat | 25 Oct 23:56 2015
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Compiling Tomboy on Mac os 10.11.1

Hi all,
is Tomboy development still alive?
I´m a bit confused about the relationship of Tomboy and Tomboy-osx, but I had Tomboy running on my machine till Mac os 10.10. After an upgrade to 10.11. it suddenly stopped.
Now I trying to compile latest tomboy with latest mono framework but it fails on missing Mono.Addins library:
On: Mono.Addins.Gui.AddinTreeWidget addin_tree;
/Users/zsolt/git_work/tomboy/Tomboy/PreferencesDialog.cs(8,8): Error CS0234: The type or namespace name `Addins' does not exist in the namespace `Mono'. Are you missing an assembly reference? (CS0234) (Tomboy-mac)

Mono.Addins isn´t part of the mono framework anymore.
Any advice?

Best regards

Zsolt Barat
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Lars Lyngeled | 17 Sep 22:27 2015
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Tomdroid install & sync guide

Hi,
I've tried installing Tomdroid and syncing ,not working just copied 
notes from pc, and now I cannot copy (or sync), just confused. I want to 
start over, try once more. Is there a guide? Or reinstall.

Regards LL
Bashir Saade | 31 Aug 10:06 2015
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Tombox synchronization

Hi,

I just have a question, just installed tombox on nexus and synchronized my notes stored on dropbox but they are read-only. Is there any way I can make them editable?

I have been using tomboy on my ubuntu laptop and i have been synchronizing my notes in a folder on dropbox.

B.
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Brandon Trussell | 14 Aug 17:36 2015
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Note Format for compatibility

Hi All,

Jaren sent the following link last night https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Tomboy/NoteXmlFormat.  

I'm not seeing the notebook format there however.  Maybe I'm wrong but I thought there was an overarching notebook object that encapsulates all notes.  

Also, I'm not seeing where in the note the links are stored.  Perhaps they're not and it's all determined during runtime?

Lastly, are there no format specifiers?  I can't remember if tomboy does anything similar to rich text or not.  I thought it did do underlining, highlighting, etc though.  

Thanks,
Brandon
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