Scott J. Henson
scotth at csee.wvu.edu
Sun Nov 12 23:22:24 UTC 2006
G Rajesh wrote:
> Scott J. Henson wrote:
> Yes, Sir. Something like Kontact's but within gnome.
> It is enough if I could associate some entries with date, though need
> not automagically. It need not be web based too.
> Thaks for your link. But, why have not cire, ejourn, monodiary, etc not
> packaged for ubuntu? I am not ready to compile, build or package them.
> Is these packages available in .deb format so that I can try them?
Well, Ubuntu and Debian (where Ubuntu gets many of the
universe and multiverse packages) can't package every
program ever created. A lot of the packages are created
because someone specifically requested it. Chances are your
not going to get someone to package all of them for you to
try them out, so your best bet is to compile them and then
when you find one you like, ask motu to package it.
Compiling is really not that hard. I checked cire and
ejourn and both had good documentation on how to install
them. Generally you have to untar the archive (you can
double click on it and drag the folder out) and look at the
If you run into any specific problems you come back here and
we will try to help.
LCSEE Systems Staff
WVU MAE Undergraduate
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