[ubuntu-uk] evolution and gnome

Jamie Bennett jamie at linuxuk.org
Thu Jul 16 08:30:44 BST 2009

> On 15 Jul 2009, at 20:20, Alan Lord (News) wrote:
>> On 15/07/09 20:01, Jamie Bennett wrote:
>>> On 15 Jul 2009, at 18:13, Alan Pope wrote:
>>>>> Oh well, i guess i will have to keep evolution installed.
>>>> Or remove it and ubuntu-desktop and then reinstall them before you
>>>> upgrade.
>>> Surely there is a bug to file here (or one that is already filed?)?
>>> Removing Evolution shouldn't remove ubuntu-desktop.
>> See the date picket up in the top right of your *Gnome* desktop  
>> panel?
>> That ties to your Evolution calendar, as do other apps which I am not
>> familiar with.
> Surely this can just instigate a reinstall of the 'date-picker' with  
> the required build options and anything else that relies on evolution.
> Saying its essential to the ubuntu desktop is like saying IE is  
> essential to Windows, which we all know is a lie.
>> Al


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