[PC-BSD Testing] PC-BSD LXDE Program suggestions
dru.lavigne at att.net
Fri Aug 5 11:08:07 PDT 2011
Going through these one at a time to see if they are addable:
> Not Included
There is a ports request as no port exists:
No port. Request submitted:
Not needed for PC-BSD as we have a pc-bsd specific network manager
> Applications and System Tools
> Login Manager : LXDM
Not needed for pc-bsd as we have a login manager used by all desktops.
> System monitor : LXTask
Located in /sysutils/lstask so can be easily added to LXDE's ports list
> Windows configuration : Obconf
Located in x11-wm/obconf so can be easily added.
> Networking : Network manager + nm-applet
> Software management : Synaptic
Neither needed as PC-BSD has its own tools for this.
> Image viewer: GPicView
> Paint : MTPaint
Located in /graphics/mtpaint so easily addable.
> PDF reader : Evince
Located in graphics/evince so easily addable.
> Music : Audacious
Should this be left as a PBI?
> Videos : Gnome-mplayer
Located in multimedia/gnome-mplayer so easily addable.
> Webcam : guvcview
Port request submitted:
> Browser :Chromium, the open-source version of
> Google Chrome
> Email : Sylpheed
> Instant Messages : Pidgin
> Bittorrent : Transmission
> IRC : XChat
These should prob all be left as PBIs.
> Office and related
> Spreadsheet : Gnumeric
> Wordprocessor : Abiword
Should both prob be left as PBIs.
> Notes : Xpad
Located in desutils/xpad so can be added or converted to PBI.
> Calculator : Galculator
Located in math/galculator so can be added.
> Notepad : Leafpad
> Screenshot : scrot
Located in graphics/scrot so easily addable.
> CD burner : Xfburn
Located in sysutils/xfburn so easily addable.
> Terminal : Lxterminal
> Archiver : File-roller
Located in archivers/file-roller so easily addable.
> Screensaver : Xscreensaver
Located in x11/xscreensaver so easily addable.
> Ace of penguins
A port could be asked of this: http://www.delorie.com/store/ace/. But we might be better off finding a beastie version and adding that instead ;-)
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