Subject: Re: are there packages for gnome 2.8 or 2.6 in binary format?
To: Ezequiel Reyes <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 12/16/2004 09:46:27
On Thu, 16 Dec 2004, Ezequiel Reyes wrote:

> Could someone tell me why does the iso come with some gnome packages if no
> gnome can't be installed?

The GNOME-related packages provided on the ISO are used as dependencies or
requirements for other packages provided on the ISO. They can be installed
and used.

Sorry I don't have an immediate answer on where to get ISOs with all the
GNOME environment.

You may also want to look at using the GNOME meta-package at
(it should install a complete GNOME).

 Jeremy C. Reed

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