h.aling at home.nl
Mon Aug 27 08:52:01 UTC 2007
On Mon, 27 Aug 2007 10:39:52 +0200, Jani Monoses <jani.monoses at gmail.com>
> Vincent wrote:
>> On 03/08/07, *Jani Monoses* <jani.monoses at gmail.com
>> <mailto:jani.monoses at gmail.com>> wrote:
>> looks like quite a few GNOME programs use GnomeVFS but not the rest
>> of GNOME libs like bonobo, libgnomeui, libgnome.
>> For instance evince-gtk is no longer our patched version but an
>> variant that left GVfs deps.
>> I am considering allowing GNOME apps that depend on GVfs only into
>> the default
>> xubuntu install. It would allow us to reuse more of GNOME/Ubuntu and
>> not divert
>> our efforts on maintaining separate apps.
>> What about adding gnome-nettool (GTK only) and gnome-system-monitor
>> (uses GtkMM and
>> GnomeVFS) to Xubuntu? The latter would replace xfce4-taskmanager and
>> could be used
>> instead of a few unmaintained panel plugins.
>> I'd love the inclusion of gnome-system-monitor (would also finally give
>> a way to easily view your current Xubuntu version graphically, very
>> useful when helping newbies) as xfce4-taskmanager is kinda limited IMHO.
>> gnome-nettool, however, looks kind of specialist to me, what exactly is
>> it used for?
> I've just added gnome-system-monitor instead of xfce4-taskmanager in the
Just tried it on Xubuntu 7.04 and G-S-M indeed looks much better and more
useful than the Xfce4-taskmanager (IMHO).
Too bad it carries the 'Gn...' name ;)
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