lxde-core - Metapackage for the LXDE core

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: lxde-core
Package version: 6
Package release:
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 27 B
Download size: 3.48 KB
Official Mirror: ftp.br.debian.org
The Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment (LXDE) is a project aimed to provide a desktop environment which is lightweight and fast. This package is a metapackage depends on the recommended core components of the LXDE. It includes pcmanfm, lxpanel, lxsession, openbox and xscreensaver. If you just want to pick and choose the core components then feel free to remove this package.



    Binary package: lxde-core_6_all.deb
    Source package: lxde-metapackages

    Install Howto

    1. Update the package index:
      # sudo apt-get update
    2. Install lxde-core deb package:
      # sudo apt-get install lxde-core


    • /usr/share/doc/lxde-core/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/lxde-core/copyright


    2014-11-12 - Andriy Grytsenko <andrej@rep.kiev.ua> lxde-metapackages (6) unstable; urgency=high * Adding pdf-viewer alternative to evince-gtk (Closes: #769175). * Adding network-manager-gnome alternative to wicd (Closes: #768390).

    2014-10-22 - Andriy Grytsenko <andrej@rep.kiev.ua> lxde-metapackages (5) unstable; urgency=low [ Jackson Doak ] * Fill in the "upstream" fields in debian/copyright * Update descriptions to debian standards * Fix a typo in the changelog * Bump standards-version to 3.9.5 * Remove Daniel Baumann from the Uploaders field. (Closes: #704339) [ Andriy Grytsenko ] * Removing versioning (>= 0.9.8) from pcmanfm, it is very much obsolete. * Adding lxsession to Recommends for lxde-core, it is already mentioned in description but missing. * Replacing obconf with lxappearance-obconf, it is more appropriate for LXDE. * Removing lxshortcut from lxde dependencies, it deprecated (Closes: #762052). * Adding lxde to suggested by lxde-core. * Adding alsamixergui as recommended by lxde: users often need an audio mixer application. * Adding clipit as recommended by lxde: most of users find it very handy. * Adding deluge | transmission-gtk as recommended by lxde: too many users use bittorent. * Adding evince-gtk (PDF reader) as recommended by lxde (Closes: #685241). * Adding gnome-disk-utility as recommended by lxde. * Adding gnome-mplayer as recommended by lxde: almost every user needs a video player. * Adding gnome-system-tools as recommended by lxde: users on non-single-user machine require it. * Adding gucharmap as recommended by lxde: it is widely used application. * Adding audacious as alternative to lxmusic (Closes: #681500). * Adding usermode as recommended by lxde: it contains currently missing simple applications to change user password or name. * Adding gimp as suggested by lxde: many users want image editor installed. * Adding libreofice as suggested by lxde: most of users need office suite. * Adding pidgin as suggested by lxde: many users want IM application for ICQ or Jabber. * Adding xfce4-power-manager as suggested by lxde: most of laptop users use it. * Adding update-notifier as suggested by lxde (Closes: #708622). * Bump Standards-Version to 3.9.6. * Adding myself to Uploaders. * Correcting description of lxde: remove deprecated and add included dependencies. * Replacing network-manager-gnome with wicd since it isn't available everywhere.

    2012-11-24 - Hideki Yamane <henrich@debian.org> lxde-metapackages (4+nmu1) unstable; urgency=low * Non-maintainer upload. * guarantee proper migration from old environment to wheezy Thanks to Andreas Beckmann <debian@abeckmann.de> for pointing this out and patch (Closes: #694061)

    2012-08-10 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org> lxde-metapackages (4) unstable; urgency=low * Switching from gdm3 to lightdm.

    2012-07-07 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org> lxde-metapackages (3) unstable; urgency=low * Adding galculator to lxde depends (Closes: #659577). * Readding back network-manager-gnome which apparently got lost at some point. * Updating GPL blurb in copyright file.

    2012-05-18 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org> lxde-metapackages (2) unstable; urgency=low [ Andrew Lee (李健秋) ] * Recommends on gdm3. * Adjusting Recommends for lxde meta package (policykit-1-gnome | lxpolkit, network-manager-gnome | connman). [ Sergey Slipchenko ] * Recommend lxpolkit instead of policykit-1-gnome. [ Daniel Baumann ] * Removing superflous alternative browser in recommends. * Restoring original recommends on iceweasel, now that it has improved a lot.

    2012-04-20 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org> lxde-metapackages (1) unstable; urgency=low * Initial release.