colmcd at optusnet.com.au
Sat Oct 1 00:44:40 UTC 2005
Ok here is my input
Beaver for text editing
It isn't bad. I would also be tempted to include Bluefish for html creation.
Abiword rules, but it currently has Gnome dependancies (which I think
are unnessary). Can someone kick some ubuntu arse and get them removed.
I tried it and it's not just with Abiword-gnome. I also had it happen
Tux paint or xpaint. Dia for making vector images.
Of these LDCC looks good for a console based version. or dc qt dcguiqt.
Email: Sylpheed. It is very full featured and leightweight.
This is the most contensious issue on Ubuntu Lite.
It is a real bear pit issue. Further to this Opera has gone FREE. Not
open source but free.
I had a really good program for this ill dig it up. All I can find is:
Ill find the other presentation program.
Question do we want desktop icons? I say a big yes!
To me the big issues are:
A good dial up internet client. gkdial is the front runner but needs
testing (ive seen it crash X).
Road testing: I was about to make a live CD for Ubuntu Lite. Well ill
make oneup using xfce.
Allow for Icewm, ede or Fluxbox to be installed as optional extras.
Port openoffice to fltk or gtk.
Reboot Computer Reuse centre
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