Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: Tim Igoe <tim@×××××××.uk>
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Cc: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't?
Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2004 18:57:11
Message-Id: 41644E05.1040309@igoe.me.uk
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't? by marcos ferreyra
marcos ferreyra wrote:

>Examples of things that DON'T WORK out-of-the-box are >* wireless (in my experience, very hard to set up) >* software suspend >* printers > > >
I'll add scanners to that list. Can't get mine to work as a none root user?! Printers was easy :o
> >--- Chris Gianelloni <wolf31o2@g.o> wrote: > > > >>On Wed, 2004-10-06 at 03:23, Gábor Farkas wrote: >> >> >>>set up a printer in gnome. >>> >>>i must admit, maybe i just don't know how to do >>> >>> >>it. >> >> >>>i usually emerge kdebase, and use kcontrol (kde >>> >>> >>control center) >> >> >>>to add a cups printer. >>> >>>so, if there's a normal way to add a printer in >>> >>> >>gnome, tell me. >> >>emerge gnome-cups-manager >> >>I really wish this ebuild would add a .desktop entry >>to the Desktop >>Preferences section of my Gnome menu by default. In >>fact, you might >>even have it on your system and just not know it. >> >>-- >>Chris Gianelloni >>Release Engineering - Operational/QA Manager >>Games - Developer >>Gentoo Linux >> >> >>-- >>gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list >> >> >> >> > > >-- >gentoo-desktop@g.o mailing list > > >
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Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't? Luke-Jr <luke-jr@×××××××.org>