[PC-BSD Testing] Desktop Environments Control Panel entries are not removed after uninstalling from System Packages

claive alvin Acedilla cabpacedilla at gmail.com
Tue Jan 8 08:26:21 PST 2013

Hi Yuri,

Even you restart the computer, the Desktop Environments' control panel
icons are still there after I select All in Control Panel. But they are
greyed color.
I observed this in LXDE. I have to verify if this is also existing in other

On Tue, Jan 8, 2013 at 9:48 PM, Yuri Momotiuk <yurkis at gmail.com> wrote:

> 2013/1/5 claive alvin Acedilla <cabpacedilla at gmail.com>
>> Steps:
>> 1. Login to LXDE
>> 2. Install additional desktop environment/s (Gnome, XFCE, etc) in System
>> Packages
>> 3. Open Control Panel and notice additional setting icons are added from
>> the desktop environments that was installed
>> 4. Go back to System Packages and uninstall the desktop environment/s by
>> unchecking and click Apply
>> 5. Once uninstallation is finished, go back to Control Panel and notice
>> that the added icons of the uninstalled DEs are not removed
>> Expected behavior:
>> The icons of the installed DEs should be removed after uninstall. This
>> happened in LXDE. Please confirm if these happens with other DE
> Currently control panel application can't handle meta packages
> instalation/removal on the fly.It should work right after restart.  Thanks
> for report.
> --
> Best regards, Yuri Momotyuk
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