sharmila wrote:http://blog.dailystuff.nl/2011/12/debian-wheezy-and-gnome-3-2/ I understand from this link that Gnome 3.2 has arrived in debian testing. Soooooooo looking forward to seeing Cinnamon in LMDE. Can we expect it soon now? Have been pining away for months
sharmila wrote:Hi viking777,
Congrats on becoming moderator Saw it on the other thread. 3070 posts! My contribution to mint is nowhere near, probably other than introducing those I know to Mint. Way to go!
As for Gnome 3.2, so yeah, maybe I should just stop thinking abt it. Like someone I know says, Expectation creates frustration and pain. Maybe, its what we have to pay for the stability we get. Thanks anyway.
rbxgmxn wrote:But who really gives a crap about Gnome3.2??
We want Update Pack 4 for the software UPDATES -- Chromium, Gimp, Geany, VLC, LibreOffice, Pidgin, qTorrent, XFCE, ...
You know, like with Firefox which is now at 9.0.1 (from a few weeks ago when it was v5), now why is that in your opinion?
(I know, testing. I don't want testing: I've messed the OS core enough times already; I just want my updated "user" space apps!)
deb http://ftp.debian.org/debian testing main contrib non-free
deb http://security.debian.org/ testing/updates main contrib non-free
deb http://www.debian-multimedia.org testing main non-free
#deb http://ftp.debian.org/debian testing main contrib non-free
#deb http://security.debian.org/ testing/updates main contrib non-free
#deb http://www.debian-multimedia.org testing main non-free
I suppose, once the Gnome3.2 transition is over, the updates will be more regular
viking777 wrote:I suppose, once the Gnome3.2 transition is over, the updates will be more regular
We can only hope so.
zerozero wrote:testing was never (and is not) a rolling release;
LMDE 201109 Gnome
The team is proud to announce the release of LMDE 201109 with updated ISOs for Gnome and Xfce.
LMDE in brief
Linux Mint Debian Edition (LMDE) is a rolling distribution based on Debian Testing.
sid is a rolling release (and won't be frozen in june 2012- the development might slow down because the debian devs are focusing in fixing bugs for the debian7 release- nothing else)
rbxgmxn wrote:its Opera update day today, my mintUpdate manager says!
why not let all the other tested and working apps through? let the Gnome-bomb hit with Update Pack 5...
$ ls /etc/apt/sources.list.d/
google-talkplugin.list liquorix.list.save w3you.list
google-talkplugin.list.save opera.list w3you.list.save
apt-cache policy opera
opera: < the app/pkg you are inquiring
Installed: 11.60.1185-1linuxmint < the v. number you have installed
Candidate: 11.61.1250-1linuxmint < the highest v. available in your repos
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