Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop

From: marcos ferreyra <bocacorazon@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-desktop@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't?
Date: Wed, 06 Oct 2004 15:44:15
Message-Id: 20041006154355.25920.qmail@web50904.mail.yahoo.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't? by Chris Gianelloni
Examples of things that DON'T WORK out-of-the-box are 
* wireless (in my experience, very hard to set up)
* software suspend 
* printers



--- 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 > >
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Replies

Subject Author
Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't? Jason Maletsky <jm2@×××××××××××××.com>
Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't? Luke-Jr <luke-jr@×××××××.org>
Re: [gentoo-desktop] What "just works" and what doesn't? Tim Igoe <tim@×××××××.uk>