Add Gnote as a note-taking application
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Wed Jan 20 21:47:53 UTC 2010
On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 10:26 PM, Jim Campbell <jwcampbell at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 3:10 PM, Charlie Kravetz
> <cjk at teamcharliesangels.com> wrote:
>> On Wed, 20 Jan 2010 13:48:13 -0600
>> Jim Campbell <jwcampbell at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Hi All,
>> > I'd like to recommend Gnote as a note-taking application for the Xubuntu
>> > default installation. Gnote is an actively maintained C++ ongoing fork
>> > of
>> > Tomboy. I know that Xfce has a notes plugin, but the functionality of
>> > Gnote
>> > is much better.
>> > Here's information on the Lucid package:
>> > http://packages.ubuntu.com/lucid/gnote
>> > Here's information on the software itself: http://live.gnome.org/Gnote
>> > Commit info to show maintenance: http://git.gnome.org/browse/gnote/
>> > I am not necessarily recommending it for the default panel installation,
>> > but
>> > just to be included. I've used it extensively from within Xubuntu
>> > Karmic
>> > and have been very impressed with how it works. It does not require the
>> > xfapplets plugin to appear in the notification area.
>> > What do you think?
>> > Jim
>> I personally install tomboy on all my systems. I tend to use it for a
>> lot of notes. Is it possible to port the tomboy notes to gnote? Do I
>> lose any functionality?
> Charlie, Tomboy notes can be imported into and opened in Gnote. I'll provide
> further info about the other differences tonight.
Sorry for adding to the confusion, but I wanted to point out that zim
is also a very nice note-taking application.
Radomir Dopieralski, http://sheep.art.pl
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