[Lubuntu-desktop] Light-Weight software center

2011-07-27 Thread Stephen Smally
Hi everybody, i'mt trying to do a user-friendly and light package manager ( a kind of Lubuntu software center) in python (bad?). now the code is very poor, i hope you can help me (simply suggesting or coding). the active branch is lp:~stephen-smally/+junk/lubuntu-software-center i'm using apt and

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Light-Weight software center

2011-07-27 Thread Matthew Byers
Awesome project idea. For starters i will suggest python coding standards, http://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0008/ On Wed, Jul 27, 2011 at 8:43 PM, Stephen Smally eco.st...@fastwebnet.itwrote: Hi everybody, i'mt trying to do a user-friendly and light package manager ( a kind of Lubuntu

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Light-Weight software center

2011-07-27 Thread PCMan
A key question is, what makes your project lighter than software center? What's the bottle neck of software center? What makes it so heavy? Practically what will you do to make yours light? Usually just rewriting a program with less features won't make it significantly lighter or faster unless you

Re: [Lubuntu-desktop] Light-Weight software center

2011-07-27 Thread Matthew Byers
PCMan has expressed a very valid point. On Thu, Jul 28, 2011 at 2:50 AM, PCMan pcman...@gmail.com wrote: A key question is, what makes your project lighter than software center? What's the bottle neck of software center? What makes it so heavy? Practically what will you do to make yours