[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD 8.1 RC1 - thoughts and ideas
A-Koziol at neiu.edu
Tue Jul 6 15:10:44 PDT 2010
On 07/06/2010 4:51 PM, Mike Bybee wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 6, 2010 at 2:34 PM, Gerard van Essen <gvanessen at gmail.com
> <mailto:gvanessen at gmail.com>> wrote:
> I've tested RC1 and here's some feedback
> - generally very stable, though KDE crashed twice, but that could
> be due to the motherboard (Dell Optiplex GX620 with integrated
> Intel graphics).
> - KDE doesn't seem to be as responsive as Kubuntu 10.04 on the
> same spec machine, but KDE has always been slightly slower on
> - in the keyboard section of the installer, the keyboards in the
> preferred layout list are not in alphabetic order; most are, apart
> from the bottom 9.
> - should we not have just one "localisation" 'tab' in the
> Installer? Currently there's a step for language, keyboard and
> time. These can be easily be consolidated in a "localisation"
> section. This will reduce the number of steps and clicks to
> install PC-BSD.
> - in the main menu (under applications) there's a "development"
> menu. Since PC-BSD is geared towards everyday PC users, I doubt
> whether many will ever use any of the applications in there. These
> can/should be installed by PBI.
> What do you think?
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> I actually like the development tab and use it regularly - I'd vote to
> keep it. Realistically very few actual 'end users' use PC-BSD, but a
> lot of devs do.
Isn't the Development tab part of KDE's doing?
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