[PC-BSD Testing] For PCBSD 9

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.org
Wed Jan 5 09:18:06 PST 2011


On Wed, Jan 05, 2011 at 06:52:24AM -0800, jmdennis @dslextreme.com wrote:
> On 1/4/11, Kris Moore <kris at pcbsd.org> wrote:
> > On Tue, Jan 04, 2011 at 08:45:36AM -0800, jmdennis @dslextreme.com wrote:
> >> I would like to see a way to remove unused languages like you have in
> >> PCBSD 8.2 beta as I do not want any thing other then what I select.
> >>
> >> One thing also that would come in handy is that if I select not to
> >> install kdeedu that it not install the Marble (Desktop Globe).  One
> >> reason why I select not to install this is because I do not use any of
> >> these so do not want them taking up space.
> >
> > We have that feature now. When you select the "meta" packages, if you
> > unselect KDE4 l10n
> > you don't get all the language files and such. I may add additional "meta"
> > language packages
> > to it in the future as well, so you can fine-tune gnome and others.
> >
> >>
> >> I know you are working on this but since you changed to GDM you do not
> >> have a way to auto login even though you can select this.
> >
> > Auto-login will be removed from the installer, but we will need to create a
> > way
> > to enable it post-install still for GDM.
> >
> >>
> >> I really like this and have not had many problems with it.  I can do
> >> every thing I need to do and not crash the system.  That is pretty
> >> good for alpha software.
> >
> > Glad to hear it :)
> >
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> 
> One thing I forgot to mention is that for KDE there is no shutdown or
> restart.  You need to end the session and then use the login window to
> shutdown.  This may have to do with the use of GDM but do not know for
> sure.  This is not a problem with the other desktops that you have for
> PC-BSD 9.  I do not mind doing this but hope that this can be fixed as
> well.

I'm sure its got something to do with switching to GDM. I'll take a look at it
soon, sure its just a easy configuration tweak somewhere. 


-- 
Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software


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