Re: Review of featured applications

2010-03-04 Thread Jeremy Bicha
-of applications in my opinion. * I also recommend Lernid. Although relatively new, it's designed to be easier to use for taking part in #ubuntu-classroom sessions. Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Tweet Deck in the repo?

2010-08-19 Thread Jeremy Bicha
Well you'd first need to get Adobe Air into the partner repository. But I don't believe TweetDeck is open source either so it couldn't be in the normal repos either. Jeremy Bicha On Thu, Aug 19, 2010 at 4:53 PM, Shane Fagan shanepatrickfa...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hey all, I was wondering

Re: [Oneiric-Topic] Default Browser

2011-04-09 Thread Jeremy Bicha
them. Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Default Desktop Experience for 11.04 - User testing results

2011-04-19 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 19 April 2011 15:13, Jan Claeys li...@janc.be wrote: Matthew Paul Thomas schreef op di 19-04-2011 om 15:55 [+0100]: *   The object of the study was, obviously, not to measure crashes.     Crashes are usually quick to find and fix, so any user test of those     would be weeks out of date

[Bug 793055] Re: Umlauts missing in several Gnome Applications

2011-06-19 Thread Jeremy Bicha
There are several issues with gdm3 in Ubuntu, one of which has to do with the locale. Please try using a different login screen: lightdm is currently the default for 11.10. Also, the correct way to fix Gnome 3 PPA bugs now is to fix them in Oneiric since the Oneiric packages are getting downsynced

Re: Better link for Ubuntu Help on the startpage.

2011-07-19 Thread Jeremy Bicha
programs that are not already pinned to the launcher. Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

GDM3

2011-07-31 Thread Jeremy Bicha
. Is Debian's renaming to gdm3 permanent? Using the same package names makes looking at a diff quite a bit simpler, so I'd like to see us follow Debian's naming practice. Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu

Proposed desktop-extra set

2011-09-23 Thread Jeremy Bicha
There's been some discussion about making a new desktop seed for Universe packages. I believe a main driver is to allow those of us who've been working on gnome-shell but aren't Core or MOTU yet to avoid having to get everything sponsored. Also, since ~ubuntu-desktop already has commit rights to

Re: [Desktop12.04-Topic] Video playback?

2011-10-04 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 4 October 2011 14:49, Sebastien Bacher seb...@ubuntu.com wrote: We probably don't want to switch video players in a lts cycle but not sure if we should go with the new version (we staying on 3.0 which still uses xv for Oneiric). Clutter-gst might introduce issues (vblank was mentioning as a

Re: [Desktop12.04-Topic] Desktop sound theme,effects?

2011-10-11 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 10 October 2011 05:08, Martin Pitt martin.p...@ubuntu.com wrote: Gunnar Hjalmarsson [2011-10-08 19:32 +0200]: From a user experience perspective I think this is rather important. If at all possible, I would suggest that Jeremy's

Re: [Desktop12.04-Topic] GNOME Version for the LTS

2011-10-15 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 15 October 2011 14:03, Michael Terry michael.te...@canonical.com wrote: I agree that 3.2 is not abnormally stable, nor that 3.4 will likely be abnormally unstable.  But each GNOME release does tend to focus as much on new features and rewrites as on bug fixes.  Features and code churns cause

[Bug 873702] Re: some function names in Calc appear in english others in local language (mixed up)

2011-10-20 Thread Jeremy Bicha
** Also affects: libreoffice (Ubuntu Oneiric) Importance: Undecided Status: New ** Changed in: libreoffice (Ubuntu Oneiric) Importance: Undecided = High ** Changed in: libreoffice (Ubuntu Oneiric) Status: New = Confirmed -- You received this bug notification because you are

[Desktop12.04-Topic] Improve the Ubuntu upgrade experience

2011-11-01 Thread Jeremy Bicha
the topic! Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: [Desktop12.04-Topic] GNOME Version for the LTS

2011-11-06 Thread Jeremy Bicha
Another factor is that I believe Debian will be freezing in June which should mean that GNOME 3.4 will get in Wheezy. I think we should come up with a list of what apps we don't want the 3.4 versions and why. Perhaps the pad is a good place for that. I understand that packaging all the apps in

Re: Proposed desktop-extra set

2011-11-07 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 7 November 2011 11:07, Sebastien Bacher seb...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le 24/10/2011 10:10, Iain Lane a écrit : Can we please have a description that we can use Hey Iain, The description would be pretty similar to the desktop set but for the components which are not in the default

Re: Proposed desktop-extra set

2011-11-07 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 7 November 2011 17:59, Iain Lane la...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hello, On Mon, Nov 07, 2011 at 05:25:22PM -0500, Jeremy Bicha wrote: On 7 November 2011 11:07, Sebastien Bacher seb...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le 24/10/2011 10:10, Iain Lane a écrit : Can we please have a description that we can use

Re: Updating to gedit-plugins 3.3.1

2011-12-22 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 22 December 2011 18:43, Chris Coulson chrisccoul...@ubuntu.com wrote: On 22/12/11 22:46, Andrew Starr-Bochicchio wrote: Are we definitely staying on gedit 3.2.X? If so, does it make sense to track gedit-plugins 3.3.X? See: lp:~andrewsomething/ubuntu/precise/gedit-plugins/3.3.1 Thanks!

Re: Ubuntu usability is significantly decreased with Unity

2011-12-28 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 28 December 2011 17:55, Nenad nenad_le...@yahoo.com wrote: I do not see where to choose Gnome Panel. Again, I'm using Ubuntu 11.10. If I could remove Unity from my desktop and put Gnome panel instead fine with me. But, because is far from obvious wherehow to do it, you have my comments.

Re: Updating to gedit-plugins 3.3.1

2012-01-19 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 22 December 2011 17:46, Andrew Starr-Bochicchio a.star...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, I have a branch of the gedit-plugins package ready for upload. It updates to the new upstream version 3.3.1 and remerges on Debian. As it seems likely that gedit will remain on 3.2.X for precise, I wanted

Re: It's time to jettison CCSM

2012-01-26 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 26 January 2012 19:57, Mathieu Comandon stryc...@gmail.com wrote: Hi, I strongly disagree on removing CCSM from the repos but more importantly I want to make a point clear in this message. Deleting software from the archive has never been the solution to fixing bugs and I can't see how it

Re: Why don't we use Mozilla ESR in Precise?

2012-02-06 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 6 February 2012 06:50, Jason Warner jason.war...@canonical.com wrote: On Mon, Feb 6, 2012 at 10:02 PM, Viktor Basso vik...@basso.cc wrote: Yes! The LTS should be secure, stable and supported. Not better, faster, braver as Jason pointed out. And what if we could be both? ;) In fact, we

Re: GNOME 3.4 packages in Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin

2012-04-03 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 3 April 2012 08:48, Sebastien Bacher seb...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le 03/04/2012 14:40, Christian Hilberg a écrit : Hum, I was under the impression that the GNOME3 Team PPA was created exactly for that matter - to provide GNOME3 packages which do not make it into the current (in our case:

Re: {Desktop 12.10 Topic] Holistic approach to Ubuntu documentation

2012-04-18 Thread Jeremy Bicha
include the docs team (CC'd now) as that's where people interested in that read. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: [Desktop12.10-Topic] Default application selection process

2012-04-23 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 23 April 2012 16:58, Jonas Platte jonaspla...@myopera.com wrote: But there are still many people who don't think that those are the perfect programs. I, for example don't use any of those programs. I like them, but I know ones that fit my needs better. So what I would suggest is to improve

[Bug 957988] Re: missing desktop menu entry for reporting bugs

2012-06-20 Thread Jeremy Bicha
Launchpad Integration was intentionally removed in Ubuntu 12.10 Alpha: https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/desktop-q-gnome-plans- review However, your bug report indicates that you're talking about a KDE app in Kubuntu 12.04. Which app in particular? ** Project changed:

Re: Accessibility always on in GNOME 3.6.

2012-06-22 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 22 June 2012 06:26, Didier Roche didro...@ubuntu.com wrote: The choice to enable or not accessibility has provided us the benefit to change user session (knowing that unity 3D a11y support is not as good as unity 2D one). There is high chance that this will stay this way this cycle. How

Re: Staying on gnome-settings-daemon, gnome-control-center 3.4 for quantal?

2012-07-30 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 30 July 2012 12:23, Sebastien Bacher seb...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hey, We have been looking at updating gnome-control-center and gnome-settings-daemon to 3.5 for some time [1] but it seems difficult: - if we update we need to go to gsettings for keybindings, compiz is getting ready but we

[Desktop13.04-Topic] gnome-control-center

2012-09-27 Thread Jeremy Bicha
Hi, We discussed at UDS last time splitting off Ubuntu's customizations of gnome-control-center into a separate ubuntu-control-center. Are we going to do that or is it possible to drop quite a few of the Ubuntu patches and allow for a pretty pure experience without a split? Problems with the

Handling upgrades of Ubuntu GNOME Remix

2012-10-03 Thread Jeremy Bicha
Hi, I was wondering what I need to have installed in Ubuntu GNOME Remix 12.10 to ensure that users will be able to easily upgrade to 13.04 when that time comes. I see Edubuntu, Ubuntu Studio, and Xubuntu all depend on update-manager; Lubuntu only depends on ubuntu-release-upgrader-gtk. I'd

Re: [Desktop13.04-Topic] Drop gconf from the default installation

2012-10-08 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 8 October 2012 11:31, Ma Xiaojun damage3...@gmail.com wrote: What about this package? http://packages.ubuntu.com/quantal/ibus ibus 1.4.99 uses gsettings and we basically need ibus 1.4.99 to finish shipping GNOME 3.6. I would like to land it when R opens as it will need quite a bit of testing

Re: [Desktop13.04-Topic] Stop relying on GNOME fallback code for unity

2012-10-12 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 28 September 2012 03:49, Sebastien Bacher seb...@ubuntu.com wrote: One topic for UDS, since GNOME is talking about dropping their code for fallback to just use gnome-shell, we should make sure we stop relying on that (it would also be good to stop relying on not so maintained code) Things

[Desktop13.04-Topic] Default file manager

2012-10-12 Thread Jeremy Bicha
GNOME's new Files app (Nautilus) has been a bit controversial. While the devs have admitted that they should have followed GNOME's feature proposal process and the UI had some obvious bugs in the 3.5 snapshots, I think Nautilus 3.6 is a clear improvement for most users. I believe that nautilus

Re: [Desktop13.04-Topic] Replace language-selector with upstream region

2012-10-12 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 28 September 2012 03:51, Sebastien Bacher seb...@ubuntu.com wrote: That's a leftover from last cycle but we should have time to tackle it this cycle... (not sure there is much to discuss at UDS so maybe not a discussion topic but a just do it one) I guess the biggest challenge with this is

Re: [Desktop 13.04-Topic] Discussing PS-related product processes

2012-10-15 Thread Jeremy Bicha
Adding ubuntu-doc to the CC list as this seems more a FF/UIFE discussion than a -desktop discussion. On 15 October 2012 03:43, Didier Roche didro...@ubuntu.com wrote: Hey everyone, as you probably know already, PS is our upstream for a lot of desktop components nowadays (Unity, compiz,

[Desktop13.04-Topic] accessibility

2012-10-15 Thread Jeremy Bicha
I have three accessibility items. First, I'd like to drop the HighContrastInverse LowContrast themes. GNOME dropped support for these two themes late this cycle and they can no longer be set in an unpatched gnome-control-center. The idea is that this one theme will be significantly better than

Re: [Desktop13.04-Topic] Default file manager

2012-10-15 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 13 October 2012 04:57, Omer Akram om2...@ubuntu.com wrote: - GtkMenuButton needs to export its menus to dbus for use by the HUD there.. that is the thing that i don't like at all... we need to patch nautilus to show a complete menu bar. nautilus (and other gnome apps) with just one menu +

Re: [Desktop13.04-Topic] GNOME plans review

2012-10-16 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 16 October 2012 14:14, Robert Bruce Park robert.p...@canonical.com wrote: Also, last I heard, 'GNOME OS' is not intended to obsolete distros, it is intended to obsolete jhbuild as a way for developers to hack on the absolute-cutting-edge-git-snapshots of GNOME. The GNOME OS discussion in

Re: [Desktop 13.04-Topic] Having a smart ubuntu desktop

2012-10-18 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 18 October 2012 11:58, Ted Gould t...@ubuntu.com wrote: So I think that this is an interesting idea, but I'd propose it a little differently. If you, for instance said that you have a Google account we could offer to integrate the GMail website but also offer to set up IMAP to Synchronize

Re: [Desktop13.04-Topic] Default file manager

2012-10-22 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 13 October 2012 07:00, Sebastien Bacher seb...@ubuntu.com wrote: Le 13/10/2012 01:48, Jeremy Bicha a écrit : snapshots, I think Nautilus 3.6 is a clear improvement for most users. I believe that nautilus 3.8 is the best choice as default file manager for users and for Ubuntu developers

Re: Update on the new ibus-1.5 and gnome-settings-daemon gnome-control-center 3.6 situation

2012-11-20 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 20 November 2012 16:59, Ma Xiaojun damage3...@gmail.com wrote: https://blueprints.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+spec/desktop-r-gnome-fallback I don't think work on porting the indicator patch to ibus 1.4.99 has really started yet. Seb was looking at it, which sparked this discussion. You need to

Re: New Additional Drivers location not discoverable

2012-11-21 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 21 November 2012 10:39, Brandon Watkins bwa...@gmail.com wrote: I've seen quite a few new ubuntu users having a lot of trouble finding the correct place to install proprietary drivers in ubuntu 12.10, since it was moved into software sources. Software Sources doesn't really mean anything

Re: Annoying GNOMEism, again (was: Update on the new ibus-1.5 and gnome-settings-daemon gnome-control-center 3.6 situation)

2012-11-23 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 23 November 2012 18:49, Ma Xiaojun damage3...@gmail.com wrote: They made something even more surprising; white listing input engines and properties input engines can expose. The first one does affect us, though a patch would be easy to write. We have decent packages for every working IBus

Re: Why ubuntu-desktop depends on xdiagnose and xterm

2013-04-02 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 2 April 2013 23:05, Doug McMahon mc631...@gmail.com wrote: On 04/02/2013 10:36 PM, Ma Xiaojun wrote: It seems like we need an easy way of show/hide App icons. Then we can hide useless icon for end users while don't bother advanced users too much. There already is - NoDisplay=true file

Re: Why ubuntu-desktop depends on xdiagnose and xterm

2013-04-02 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 2 April 2013 23:13, Ma Xiaojun damage3...@gmail.com wrote: Sure I know what is a .desktop file. But can we do per-user show/hide? Install alacarte and then just uncheck the apps you don't want to see in the menus. Jeremy -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com

Re: Update on the new ibus-1.5 and gnome-settings-daemon gnome-control-center 3.6 situation

2013-06-07 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 20 November 2012 13:13, Sebastien Bacher seb...@ubuntu.com wrote: I've been looking at the new ibus/g-s-d/g-c-c stack recently to update in raring and I'm not convinced it's a good idea to update to those. We have discussed the issue a bit on IRC today but I figured I would write an email

Re: Default Browser Follow-up

2013-06-23 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On 14 June 2013 15:06, Jason Warner jason.war...@canonical.com wrote: On Thu, Jun 13, 2013 at 9:27 AM, Benjamin Kerensa bkere...@ubuntu.com wrote: On Quality: Chromium just as of last year was totally unmaintained Ubuntu

Application for ~ubuntu-desktop membership

2016-08-10 Thread Jeremy Bicha
to GNOME 3 when I saw that there was work that needed to be done and that I could help do it. In some ways, it's still like that since the Canonical Desktop team is very busy developing Unity 8 with less time available to maintain the GNOME bits. Thank you, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing

Nautilus 3.24 and dropping type-ahead search, adding tracker

2017-02-22 Thread Jeremy Bicha
ugs: https://launchpad.net/bugs/181 https://launchpad.net/bugs/176 Two other patches need to be updated: 12_unity_launcher_support.patch (worked with 3.22.0, needs updating for 3.22.1+) 0002-Only-use-a-header-bar-in-GNOME-shell.patch (more header bars have been added) Thank you, Je

Re: Ubuntu policy for WebKit security updates?

2016-09-14 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 5:17 PM, Marc Deslauriers wrote: > I will be publishing 2.12.5 as a security update for xenial tomorrow or > thursday. I was going to publish 2.12.4, but there was a regression in it. webkit2gtk 2.12.5 has now been published to Ubuntu 16.04

Re: Ubuntu policy for WebKit security updates?

2016-09-13 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Tue, Sep 13, 2016 at 5:14 PM, Adam Dingle wrote: > 1. WebKit 1 contains many security vulnerabilities that will probably never > be fixed, and yet some apps (e.g. Geary, GnuCash) still depend on it. As of the current 16.10 daily iso's, the only Ubuntu flavor that still

Re: Hello, I'm Martin

2016-09-28 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Tue, Sep 27, 2016 at 7:38 AM, Martin Wimpress wrote: > I'm working from home in Hampshire, England and connected to the Internet > via shortwave radio. My recent professional background has been in large Like wifi or what? Jeremy -- ubuntu-desktop mailing

Re: Nautilus 3.24 and dropping type-ahead search, adding tracker

2017-04-21 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Fri, Apr 21, 2017 at 3:07 AM, Marco Trevisan wrote: > If so, maybe it would be worth to do some kind of migration script that > imports your recent unity activities to tracker, if possible. My understanding is that tracker is a file indexer and Zeitgeist is an

Re: Proposal: (No?) email client for Ubuntu 17.10

2017-04-21 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Tue, Apr 18, 2017 at 4:07 PM, Jeremy Bicha <jbi...@ubuntu.com> wrote: > 6. There was a proposal a year and a half ago to turn TB into a web > app but I don't think that went anywhere. [2] I see this was brought up again much more recently: https://mail.mozilla.org/pipermail/tb-p

Re: lightdm or gdm?

2017-04-19 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Wed, Apr 19, 2017 at 10:32 AM, Sebastien Bacher wrote: > - gnome-shell uses gdm for its lockscreen so work is needed to make it > work with lightdm Generally, lightdm works with GNOME, but it hasn't been tested much so it sometimes take a while before bugs are noticed and

Re: Nautilus 3.24 and dropping type-ahead search, adding tracker

2017-04-20 Thread Jeremy Bicha
onfigure Search Locations) won't do anything. 3. Several GNOME apps depend on tracker. If you don't have them in the default install, many users will install at least one of them anyway. Bijiben, Boxes, Documents, Games, Music, Photos Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list

Re: Proposal: (No?) email client for Ubuntu 17.10

2017-04-19 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Wed, Apr 19, 2017 at 8:17 AM, Jeremy Bicha <jbi...@ubuntu.com> wrote: >By default, Nylas syncs your email to their servers. It looks like that's not true any more. You still need a sync server for things besides the email messages themselves. https://blog.nylas.com/nylas-mail-is

Re: Proposal: (No?) email client for Ubuntu 17.10

2017-04-19 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Wed, Apr 19, 2017 at 4:26 AM, Will Cooke wrote: > In my opinion we should ship a mail client by default. One more argument: Windows 7 was released in 2009 without a pre-installed email app. > How about considering Nylas mail? https://www.nylas.com/nylas-mail/ > The

Proposal: (No?) email client for Ubuntu 17.10

2017-04-18 Thread Jeremy Bicha
://blogs.gnome.org/mcatanzaro/2016/09/21/gnome-3-22-core-apps/ [2] https://groups.google.com/forum/#!topic/tb-planning/h97q9cDUZOU Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

GNOME MIR List

2017-04-18 Thread Jeremy Bicha
/MIR_List Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Look ahead at GNOME 3.26

2017-04-24 Thread Jeremy Bicha
GNOME components to switch from autotools to meson this cycle. [1] https://wiki.gnome.org/ThreePointTwentyfive [2] https://wiki.ubuntu.com/ArtfulAardvark/ReleaseSchedule [3] https://wiki.gnome.org/ReleasePlanning/FeaturePlans Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop

Re: GUADEC 2017 talk submissions close 23rd April

2017-04-24 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Tue, Apr 18, 2017 at 5:30 PM, Robert Ancell wrote: > Given the recent Ubuntu desktop changes I suspect we'll have some people > attending GUADEC 2017 [1] this year. The talk submissions close 23rd April > (i.e. in four days). Not sure if anyone knows yet if they'll

Re: Default App: GNOME Weather

2017-07-31 Thread Jeremy Bicha
As requested, I have (finally) opened the MIR for this as https://launchpad.net/bugs/1707717 On Fri, Jun 9, 2017 at 6:24 AM, Sebastien Bacher wrote: > That could be a nice small one to add indeed, few comments/questions > > - is having more things using gjs going to make it

gjs 1.49 / mozjs52 transition

2017-08-14 Thread Jeremy Bicha
://ptomato.wordpress.com/2017/07/30/modern-javascript-in-gnome-guadec-2017-talk/ The gnome-shell 3.26 update will be coordinated and discussed separately. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Ubiquity Proposal - Add "minimal" setup with kernel parameter

2017-07-11 Thread Jeremy Bicha
Thanks Carl for starting this conversation! I'm forwarding this to ubuntu-devel for you so that this discussion can reach a wider audience. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha On Tue, Jul 11, 2017 at 11:31 AM, Carl Richell <c...@system76.com> wrote: > System76 would like to use GNOME Initial Setup

Re: lightdm or gdm?

2017-04-21 Thread Jeremy Bicha
the session is named '2', run loginctl unlock-session 2 That works with gdm3, but it didn't seem to work when I tried with unity-greeter on lightdm. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Look ahead at GNOME 3.26

2017-04-24 Thread Jeremy Bicha
-gtk/ [2] https://mail.gnome.org/archives/desktop-devel-list/2016-October/msg00033.html Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Look ahead at GNOME 3.26

2017-04-25 Thread Jeremy Bicha
has added meson support to debhelper master, but a new version of debhelper hasn't been released with it yet. [1] https://anonscm.debian.org/git/pkg-gnome/graphene.git/tree/debian/rules [2] https://anonscm.debian.org/git/debhelper/debhelper.git/log/?qt=grep=meson Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-des

Re: Nautilus 3.24 and dropping type-ahead search, adding tracker

2017-04-29 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Wed, Feb 22, 2017 at 8:45 AM, Jeremy Bicha <jbi...@ubuntu.com> wrote: > As discussed at the end of yesterday's Desktop Team meeting, I'd like > to update Ubuntu's default file manager nautilus from 3.20 to 3.24 for > Ubuntu 17.10. Nautilus 3.24 is now in Ubuntu 17.10 Alph

Default App: GNOME Logs

2017-08-01 Thread Jeremy Bicha
. [1] https://launchpad.net/bugs/1522078 [2] https://launchpad.net/bugs/1618188 [3] https://launchpad.net/bugs/1707554 [4] https://pranavganorkar.wordpress.com/2017/07/16/gnome-logs-july-gsoc-progress-report/ Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https

Old Desktop MIRs

2017-08-01 Thread Jeremy Bicha
://launchpad.net/bugs/1691585 switcheroo-control https://launchpad.net/bugs/1649537 exfat-utils & fuse-exfat I've made sure we have Trello cards to track these now. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Default App: old or new shell for gnome-control-center?

2017-08-09 Thread Jeremy Bicha
by default). You can run it with gnome-control-center-alt . It's not possible to run both at the same time. We'll need to decide whether we want to use the new shell for 17.10 or keep the old one. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.

Re: Default App: GNOME Logs

2017-08-16 Thread Jeremy Bicha
ven more useful by 18.04 LTS. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Default App: GNOME Maps

2017-08-19 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Thu, Aug 17, 2017 at 6:35 PM, Sebastien Bacher wrote: > I would vote -1 on gnome-maps for this cycle since there has currently > no MIR filed yet and we would need to talk to mapbox about using their > service I agree with those concerns and have to vote -1 on gnome-maps

Default App: Onboard

2017-08-19 Thread Jeremy Bicha
that. See also https://bugzilla.gnome.org/785677 GNOME's built-in Caribou on screen keyboard is not as powerful or complete as Onboard but maybe it will get better in the next year or so. Caribou is very well-integrated to GNOME and is already part of the 17.10 default install. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha

Default App: xdiagnose

2017-06-08 Thread Jeremy Bicha
The GNOME Activities Overview makes default installed apps much more prominent so any app installed by default should work and be generally useful. xdiagnose does not work with GNOME on Wayland (LP: #1616742) because of the pkexec issue I mentioned in a separate thread on this list. The only

Re: Default App: gnome-sushi

2017-06-08 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Thu, Jun 8, 2017 at 7:35 PM, Robert Ancell wrote: > The functionality of Sushi seems very good but the discoverability is > terrible. Has this been raised with upstream at all? Not that I'm aware of, but how would you make something like this more discoverable

GNOME on Wayland: pkexec

2017-06-08 Thread Jeremy Bicha
is understandably uncomfortable with pushing that change. I'm CCing the Ubuntu security mailing list, but I suggest that replies be kept to the ubuntu-desktop list. [1] https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Common_F25_bugs#wayland-root-apps [2] https://bugzilla.gnome.org/763531 Thanks. Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu

Default App: remmina and vino

2017-06-08 Thread Jeremy Bicha
otten very far yet. [2] When it is implemented, it will be done "natively" so it won't need vino. [1] https://bugs.debian.org/863302 [2] https://launchpad.net/bugs/1696885 Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mai

Re: Default App: remmina and vino

2017-06-09 Thread Jeremy Bicha
na/commits/next But that version isn't in Ubuntu yet. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Default App: GNOME Weather

2017-06-09 Thread Jeremy Bicha
those less necessary. There is a really bad gnome-shell crash related to the new Weather feature, but that should be fixed in libgweather 3.24.1 (waiting in the unapproved queue for 17.04). https://launchpad.net/bugs/1688208 Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop

Re: Testing GNOME Software 3.20.5 in Xenial

2017-06-22 Thread Jeremy Bicha
n xenial. Are you sure Remove was displaying correctly in xenial? That was broken for a long time: https://launchpad.net/bugs/1551599 Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Default App: gnome-sushi

2017-06-08 Thread Jeremy Bicha
or you can run the installed version: yelp help:gnome-help/files-preview Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Default App: gnome-sushi

2017-06-09 Thread Jeremy Bicha
ind of feature that could expose security vulnerabilities. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Default App: GNOME Weather

2017-06-09 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Fri, Jun 9, 2017 at 6:24 AM, Sebastien Bacher wrote: > - is having more things using gjs going to make it more difficult to > update mozjs/gjs for security reasons? I believe we wouldn't want an SRU to break universe apps either, especially apps in GNOME "core" regardless

Re: Extended Application Menu

2017-06-09 Thread Jeremy Bicha
necessarily required. I don't know of anyone here that is really working on developing GNOME Shell extensions though. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: GNOME Printer setup tool

2017-09-15 Thread Jeremy Bicha
el available and requiring users to use a separate app.) Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Remove default app: xterm?

2017-09-18 Thread Jeremy Bicha
r Interface Freeze bug to drop xterm from the default Ubuntu 17.10 install as https://launchpad.net/bugs/1717946 Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: GNOME Printer setup tool

2017-09-18 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Fri, Sep 15, 2017 at 4:14 PM, Till Kamppeter <till.kamppe...@gmail.com> wrote: > So leave everything as it is now. The two issues have time for 18.04 LTS. Thanks. Can we drop system-config-printer from the default Ubuntu install now (keeping system-config-printer-common of course)

Re: GNOME Printer setup tool

2017-09-18 Thread Jeremy Bicha
) Either way, I think you would need a UIFe. Till, can you take care of this issue? Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: GNOME Printer setup tool

2017-09-18 Thread Jeremy Bicha
xceptionProcess#UserInterfaceFreeze_Exceptions Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

mozc support in the default ISO

2017-09-23 Thread Jeremy Bicha
her that app is important enough to stay in 'supported' if we do drop it from 'live'. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: mozc support in the default ISO

2017-09-23 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Sat, Sep 23, 2017 at 4:47 PM, Jeremy Bicha <jbi...@ubuntu.com> wrote: > 2. It's hard for me to tell but mozc-utils-gui is possibly the only > thing keeping Qt in Ubuntu main. I guess we should consider whether > that app is important enough to stay in 'supported' if we do drop

Re: mozc support in the default ISO

2017-09-23 Thread Jeremy Bicha
'd need > to let pkg_depends pull it explicitly, and then it would need to be in > 'supported', right? Yes, probably. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: GNOME Printer setup tool

2017-09-13 Thread Jeremy Bicha
to GNOME's tool: Till, Are you ok with the GNOME printer panel in gnome-control-center for 17.10? Should we drop system-config-printer from the ubuntu-desktop metapackage now? (gnome-control-center depends on system-config-printer-common) Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list

Re: GNOME Printer setup tool

2017-09-18 Thread Jeremy Bicha
rinters so I can't easily do this work myself or tell what it looks like. Then, we can send the notification emails and subscribe the Release Team. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Default App: Onboard

2017-08-29 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Sat, Aug 19, 2017 at 6:21 PM, Jeremy Bicha <jbi...@ubuntu.com> wrote: > Since we intend to default to GNOME on Wayland for 17.10 where > supported by hardware drivers, I nominate removing Onboard from the > default install. As briefly discussed at today's Desktop meeting, we

UOA in GNOME?

2017-09-25 Thread Jeremy Bicha
Since we've dropped Ubuntu Online Accounts (UOA) from Ubuntu 17.10, is there any objection to me encouraging GNOME to drop support for UOA? I am thinking specifically of evolution-data-server and empathy. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https

Re: Default App: xdiagnose

2017-10-03 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Mon, Sep 18, 2017 at 11:23 AM, Jeremy Bicha <jbi...@ubuntu.com> wrote: > Thanks, I filed the User Interface Freeze bug to drop xdiagnose from > the default Ubuntu 17.10 install as https://launchpad.net/bugs/1717946 xdiagnose has been removed from the default Ubuntu 17.10 inst

Re: Remove default app: xterm?

2017-10-03 Thread Jeremy Bicha
tead of 2 in my > testing. xterm has been removed from the Ubuntu 17.10 default install. Thanks, Jeremy Bicha -- ubuntu-desktop mailing list ubuntu-desktop@lists.ubuntu.com https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-desktop

Re: Default App: old or new shell for gnome-control-center?

2017-08-24 Thread Jeremy Bicha
On Wed, Aug 9, 2017 at 3:51 PM, Jeremy Bicha <jbi...@ubuntu.com> wrote: > The big change is a switch to the new "shell" that has been under > development for a year. Screenshots and more info are available at https://feaneron.com/2017/08/24/introducing-settings-or-the-new-c

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