[Comm-en] Giving Compact a try

Egor Grebnev egor at altlinux.ru
Tue Jan 13 07:49:17 MSK 2004

Hello David!

>Can anyone suggest to me the easiest way to get the Gnome desktop
>environment included in my recent install of Compact?
>Under Synaptic, it says that the Gnome desktop packages have been
Could you clarify what exact packages does it list as 'installed'?

>but for the life of me, I cannot get it to be included in my
>log-in options.
Sure. GNOME is simply not a part of Compact this time. In order to have 
it there, you need to download it from Sisyphus.

I just wonder where your Synaptic has got this information from...

Egor Grebnev
ALT Linux Team

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