Kolourpaint missing

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at gmail.com
Sun Nov 5 16:22:25 UTC 2006

On 05/11/06, D. Michael McIntyre <michael.mcintyre at rosegardenmusic.com> wrote:
> On Sunday 05 November 2006 10:02 am, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> > Why is Kolourpaint not included in the standard Kubuntu? It also does
> > not seem to be in any repo. Is there any alternative available, or
> > should I just go ahead and download it form sourceforge?
> It looks like it should be in whatever version of the distro you're using.
> https://launchpad.net/distros/ubuntu/+search?text=kolourpaint
> I would guess it wasn't installed by default off the CD.  I noticed a lot of
> things missing myself after installing from the CD, so the first thing I did
> was install the "kde" metapackage, which pulled the vast heaping entirety of
> the thing in one whack.  Wasteful, but easier than picking out the missing
> components I actually use.
> I'm not going to try to give you instructions how to accomplish this, because
> I don't know the modern user friendly way of managing packages.  I just do
> everything from the command line, the way I always have.

Wow, I did apt-get install kde and it's now fetching over 120MB of
stuff. Interesting, I wouldn't have thought of that. Thanks.

Dotan Cohen


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