Julien Cristau <firstname.lastname@example.org> (2014-01-05): > On Sun, Jan 5, 2014 at 08:29:24 +0100, Christian PERRIER wrote: > > > reassign 734093 tasksel > > retitle 734093 Please include plymouth in task-desktop > > thanks > > > > (proposal to install plymouth, that "provides an attractive boot > > animation in place of the text messages that normally get shown. Text > > messages are instead redirected to a logfile for viewing after > > boot. "...by default, with desktop environments, when installing Debian) > > > > Quoting Holger Levsen (email@example.com): > > > On Samstag, 4. Januar 2014, Andreas Cadhalpun wrote: > > > > Maybe it is better to install plymouth only, if task-desktop is installed? > > > > > > this seems like a very reasonable approach to me. > > > > > > > > > > OK, then. Reassigning to tasksel (as we should have done for quite a > > while, indeed.... > > > > Apart from that, I have no strong advice about this. A nice and > > "appealing" (one taste may vary) boot screen for desktop computers can > > be seen as "something to have" by some people but others may hate that. > > > > I think that, at least, if plymouth is included in task-desktop, we > > should be certain that a Debian theme is cooked for it in a consistent > > manner with Debian themes for desktop environments. > > > I think plymouth would have to be maintained in unstable, not just in > experimental, before tasksel should touch it. ACK. Closing accordingly for now. Mraw, KiBi.
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