Bug#734959: RFP: mate-system-tools -- Cross-platform configuration utilities for MATE

Vangelis Mouhtsis vangelis at gnugr.org
Sat Jan 11 08:51:14 UTC 2014

Package: wnpp
Severity: wishlist

* Package name    : mate-system-tools
  Version         : 1.6.0
  Upstream Author : Stefano Karapetsas <stefano at karapetsas.com>
* URL             : http://www.mate-desktop.org/
* License         : GPL, LGPL
  Programming Lang: C
  Description     : Cross-platform configuration utilities for MATE

  The MATE System Tools are a fully integrated set of tools aimed to make easy
  the job that means the computer administration on an UNIX or Linux system.
  They' re thought to help from the new Linux or UNIX user to the system
  Its main advantages are:
   * Full integration with the new MATE Control Center.
   * An user-friendly interface to carry out the main administration tasks.
   * The use of a common user interface in every system.
   * A common structure that makes easy the development of new system tools.
  Nowadays there are tools for managing:
   - Users and groups
   - Date and time
   - Network options
   - Services
   - Shares (NFS and Samba)
  This package will be maintained by the Debian MATE Packaging Team.

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