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Re: Apt UI design



On Wed, Nov 04, 1998 at 07:12:53PM -0700, Jason Gunthorpe wrote:
> > If you want a Gnome UI, I think it would be fairly quick and easy once the
> > backend is done. For example, if you have a PackageList object or
> > equivalent, which allows iterating over the list and knows how to do hard
> > parts like sort itself.  Also functions like get_package_info,
> > perform_package_search, etc. Basically if the meat of every menu item is
> > done (a function that takes the info from the dialog or menu and does the
> > right thing), I can make you some Gnome chrome in a hurry since I already
> > know those libraries very well. It should be no big deal, based on your
> > design document. 
> 
> I think this is a rather good idea. How do you want to proceed?
> 
> (yes this means we are scrapping the text mode version at least for the
> moment)

what about programs like gdialog?  I personally want a GTK for console apt
GUI..  =>

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