Re: [desktop] first Debian Desktop Package uploaded
On 23 Oct 2002, Colin Walters wrote:
> For what it's worth, the first Debian Desktop package (desktop-base)
Sorry, I can't find it in the pool. Perhaps we have to wait until
it is moved from incoming.
> just hit incoming a few hours ago. It contains backgrounds and .desktop
> files which should be common across desktops.
> So the project actually exists now :)
> Right now there are just two desktop links, one to the Debian home page,
> and another to security.debian.org. Suggestions for more stuff to put
> on the desktop are welcome.
May I lead your interest on my posting at this mailing list
There was a suggestions but I got no answer. May be it was overseen.
> Yes, I agree, we should let the respective desktop environment
> maintainers decide which programs are the best default.
I really like this idea because it is great support for the other
Debian internal projects.