Bug#775120: task-mate-desktop: Should install mate-system-tools

MENGUAL Jean-Philippe texou at accelibreinfo.eu
Mon May 11 18:33:58 UTC 2015

Le 11/05/2015 09:37, Samuel Thibault a écrit :
> Mike Gabriel, le Mon 11 May 2015 03:27:17 +0000, a écrit :
>>>>>     * What exactly did you do (or not do) that was effective (or
>>>>>       ineffective)?
>>>>> Once the system boots, after lightdm, I want to change password, set
>>>> the date,
>>>>> network, etc. through a GUI.r
>>>>>     * What was the outcome of this action?
>>>>> No item appears for this. I only can use CLI tools.
>>>>> Fix: add mate-system-tools in installed packages.
>>>> Looks to me that mate-desktop-environment should pull it instead?
>>> What's your stance on this?
>> Furthermore, mate-system-tools will be deprecated for MATE 1.10.
> What replaces it?  Does MATE not provide anything to accomplish those
> tasks?
In Debian Jessie, no. Not adding the package means the user cannot 
change his passwd, network, etc through GUI. I don't know what will be 
with 3.10, but in stable, this package is needed.


> Samuel

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