Re: Xfce Etch, installation report for desktop
On Sun, Jan 21, 2007, Joey Hess wrote:
> My understanding is that the svg background is the default. Why would
> you want to not have the default background available if you were using
> the splash screens, etc?
The default background is controlled by alternatives and I imagine the
alternatives could be changed or extended by another package such as
for CDDs; granted these could also change the desktop-base package's
dependencies as well if they opt for customizing the backgrounds
shipped by desktop-base.
Most packages using optionally SVG graphics via Gtk Recommend
librsvg2-common (shipping the Gtk module), that's why I opted for the
same solution here. I don't think it's too dramatic to make that a
Depends instead if this is e.g. until tasksel pulls Recommends and to
avoid hardcoding this information in the tasksel package.
Loïc Minier <email@example.com>