Proposed additions to the ubuntu-desktop packageset

Gunnar Hjalmarsson gunnarhj at
Mon Mar 1 08:45:42 UTC 2021

It looks like the below mentioned packages were dropped from 
ubuntu-desktop soon after they had been added. At least my latest 
attempt to merge opencc was rejected.

Can you please take a look.

/ Gunnar

On 2021-02-18 20:51, Dan Streetman wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 2, 2021 at 2:34 PM Gunnar Hjalmarsson <gunnarhj at> wrote:
>> Hi DMB!
>> As one of the ubuntu-desktop members who is not also a core dev, I may
>> be more attentive to the ubuntu-desktop packageset than others. ;)
>> Anyway, there are a few packages which have either been promoted to main
>> recently or will soon be. I'm thinking of:
>> abseil
>> marisa
>> opencc
>> It would be great if those could be added to ubuntu-desktop.
> agreed; I added all 3 to ubuntu-desktop packageset for x/b/f/g/h
>> Also, I think the ibus package would fit better in the ubuntu-desktop
>> packageset than in the desktop core one. Besides Ubuntu desktop only
>> Ubuntu Budgie (with a GNOME like desktop) ships it by default nowadays.
>> Even if we are in sync with Debian ATM, you never know when a temporary
>> delta becomes motivated.
> I added this to ubuntu-desktop packageset for x/b/f/g/h also.

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