Re: Debian Desktop (Status for Etch).
On sam, 2006-11-25 at 18:48 -0200, Gustavo Franco wrote:
> On 11/24/06, Yves-Alexis Perez <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > On ven, 2006-11-24 at 19:18 -0200, Gustavo Franco wrote:
> > > XFCE:
> > > * same deal as kde, right?
> > Well, packages are waiting to be uploaded. I can't do that myself, and
> > my AM is currently reviewing things, and waiting, before uploading...
> Reviewing what? Your application or the package changes? Waiting what? ;)
Reviewing the packages. There are something like 30 packages to upload,
and he's not familiar with Xfce building process. So things take time...
> As it seems, the upcoming xfce upload will point point to the
> desktop-base common artwork, right?
Yes. It'll use desktop-base artwork, I've hacked libxfce4util to add its
folder in the list. As a side note I've discovered (yes, only now :) )
that XDG_CONFIG_DIRS was set in startxfce4. So this could be used to.
> Could you tell your AM about the
> pkg-xfce involvement with the Debian Desktop initiative and copy him
> on your reply to this message, please?
Well, this is done. Daf, as stratus I'm also involved with
debian-desktop. We're working on artworks, themes etc. so Etch can have
a +/- consistent look accross desktop environments (currently Gnome,