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signup for Desktop tasks? and "ports"? and plugin detection
Where did the Desktop Phase 1 in the wiki come from?
Says ftp(1) can't fetch webpages nor install guide. What does that mean?
(I use ftp to fetch all types of HTTP webpages.)
Then it repeatedly says "ports system". (Instead of "pkgsrc".)
Also is there a plan for some to start signing up to be responsible for
many of the tasks already listed?
Few minutes after I wrote that now I see text "Responsible (for the
We should have dates too, like when the task will be completed by.
I'll be glad to help in some way or another.
I have used NetBSD on my desktops for around 9 years. But I rarely use
Gnome. My experiences with Ubuntu and Gnome have been bad so moved my wife
to NetBSD and Xfce. But I am willing to maybe move my wife back to
NetBSD+Gnome. (As for me, all the extra software and features are
overwhelming to me ... I like to keep it a little more simple.)
Another thing to be listed to wiki is hardware/plugin detection. amd is
not useful for me. I use a script that watches kernel logging to mount
devices when reported. Need to handle insert of CD/DVD (even writable),
memory/flash disks, new USB printers, SD/MMC cards, etc. And need to
properly handle removing hardware without user telling system first.
Jeremy C. Reed
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