[Comm-en] Re: Community-en Digest, Vol 8, Issue 2

D&J Bouley djbouley at shaw.ca
Tue Jan 13 15:40:26 MSK 2004

Hello Egor!  :o)
> 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
> >installed,
> >
> Could you clarify what exact packages does it list as 'installed'?

Yes, when I bring up Synaptic and search for Gnome, I get a list of four
files (listed under the "Graphical Desktop/GNOME" package group):
GConf2, gnome-settings, icons-BlueSphere, and ibGConf2.  Each are listed
as "Installed Versions" although "gnome-settings" has an Inst. Size of

> >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 should be able to manage that.  Can I just simply add the Sisyphus
"base" repositories to the enabled Synaptic list?  This would be the URI

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

I'm not sure.


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