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Re: [OT] google desktop on Debian

On Wednesday 04 July 2007, debian-user-digest-request@lists.debian.org wrote:
> Google has a Debian version of its desktop:
> http://desktop.google.com/linux/download.html
> Installing it on my Sid box with fvwm windowmanager and iceweasel
> browser does exactly nothing: no messages, nothing. So I uninstalled it
> again.
> Did anybody try it?

I installed it. Works fine though the first index takes days.

One must initially start it off by entering /opt/google/desktop/bin/gdlinux.

It is supposed to start with X but, at least in KDE, I had to place a script 
with the above in ~/.kde/Autostart to get it going on my login.

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