changes to base-x comps group

Kevin Fenzi kevin at
Fri Feb 4 17:28:28 UTC 2011

On Fri, 4 Feb 2011 12:11:44 -0500
Bill Nottingham <notting at> wrote:

> (Attempting to CC relevant spins/groups maintainers)
> I'm looking to do some rework of the base-x comps group. Right now,
> its main purpose in life is to provide the X server that is used by
> the various desktops (and the window-managers group, I suppose).
> However, given that, it has stuff in it that it really shouldn't -
> configuration tools, applets, session services, and so on.
> Attached is a patch series that attempts to remove this cruft from the
> base-x group, and place it, where relevant, in the appropriate desktop
> groups. (At least, the cruft that was on by default - I haven't
> attempted to weed out the optional packages yet.)
> Does this look sane, as far as it touches your particular desktop? In
> many cases, these tools/apps were getting removed/disabled by the
> live spins anyway.

Looks ok here from a quick glance. I welcome base-x being base x. :) 

I think we should be able to fix up anything that breaks from this
without too much trouble. 

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