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Re: Corel's apt frontend

Branden Robinson wrote:
> In other news, I should mention that Corel may not be out of the woods yet.
> The "get_it" binary was linked against *many* libraries, probably between
> 12 and 18, and I didn't recognize the names of everything they linked
> against.  I seem to remember something called "libjscript" (a Javascript
> interpreter!?!).

>From what I saw at LinuxWorld, get_it contains a web browser componenet at
the bottom of the screen, about where you'd expect to see extended package
descriptions in dselect. At this time, this was used, predictably, for
banner ads. <gag>

see shy jo, planning to lease out some advertising space in debconf ;-)

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