Anyone interested in a "GNOME 2 look and feel" remix?

Colin Watson cjwatson at
Fri Oct 25 12:58:05 UTC 2013

On Thu, Oct 24, 2013 at 08:00:55PM +1000, Jared Norris wrote:
> A more full detailed explanation is on the main page [2]. So to me,
> the reason it's in Universe is that it's community maintained software
> and not officially supported by Canonical. As for how to get MATE
> moved into Main you would probably be best off asking on a Ubuntu
> Development mailing list than a user one, contact details for the
> development team are available on their website [3].

There's no reason why this would need to be moved into main for the
purposes of a remix, and in fact doing so would probably impede your
work as fewer developers have the necessary permissions to upload to

Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson at]

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