Graphics apps

Shubham Mishra mishrashubham2007 at
Sun Jul 22 17:37:57 UTC 2012

On Sat, July 21, 2012 10:28 am, óÅÒÇÅÊ äÁ×ÙÄÏ× wrote:
> Krita got really weird recently.

Could you please elaborate?

On Sun, July 22, 2012 7:59 PM, Len Ovens wrote
> I want to add a menu item that opens
>software-center with libreoffice, abiword and gnumeric so that if the user
>wants it they don't have to search.

Hmm.. Right. And then that could be done for the other sections as
well, like the list of recommended apps that you were talking about
(which can also include Krita under graphics, thereby removing the
need to include KDE libs beforehand).

On 7/22/12, Len Ovens <len at> wrote:
> On Sun, July 22, 2012 6:52 am, óÅÒÇÅÊ äÁ×ÙÄÏ× wrote:
>>> If it makes it to Debian we just request sync pretty much... However
>>> that
>>> is not a decision I can make. I would guess 13.04 for an eta as people
>>> seem to have more time in the winter months.
>> AFAIK Debian is frozen and does not accept new uploads to testing which
>> Ubuntu auto-syncs. So uploading it upstream is not an option at the
>> moment.
> Right, ok, I don't know how we would get it into ubuntu repos (micahg
> might know). There are some ways of installing things that are not on the
> live session at the end of install... and I am working on an install after
> the fact setup too. For example, our office section comes empty except
> gedit and the pdf reader. I want to add a menu item that opens
> software-center with libreoffice, abiword and gnumeric so that if the user
> wants it they don't have to search. Just opening software center and
> searching for "office" makes things a pain to find. If I include the
> packages we ship, they can be removed as well. According to the man page I
> can add an apt-url as well. I can't really test it on this system though
> because your repo is already listed. So gimp-paint-studio already shows if
> I list it.
> There are some other apps we would like to be able to add like linux
> sampler for example that will never be on the ubuntu repos because of
> licensing issues. (free but not GPL)
> A general question for everyone: Is there anything in ubuntu policy that
> prevents us from adding extra PPAs to apt at install time?
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