lxde-core - Metapackage for the LXDE core

Property Value
Distribution Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository Debian Main amd64
Package name lxde-core
Package version 6
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
If you just want to pick and choose the core components then feel free
to remove this package.


Package Version Architecture Repository
lxde-core_6_all.deb 6 all Debian Main
lxde-core - - -


Name Value
desktop-file-utils -
lxde-common -
lxpanel -
openbox -
pcmanfm -


Type URL
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




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
* 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
* 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
* 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
* 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
* Replacing network-manager-gnome with wicd since it isn't available
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.

See Also

Package Description
lxde-icon-theme_0.5.1-1_all.deb LXDE standard icon theme
lxde_6_all.deb Metapackage for LXDE
lxinput_0.3.4-1_amd64.deb LXDE keyboard and mouse configuration
lxlauncher_0.2.4-1_amd64.deb LXDE launcher for netbooks
lxmenu-data_0.1.4-1_all.deb LXDE freedesktop.org menu specification
lxmms2_0.1.3-2_amd64.deb control XMMS2 with a LIRC compatible remote control
lxmusic_0.4.6-2_amd64.deb LXDE music player
lxpanel-data_0.7.2-1_all.deb LXDE panel (data files)
lxpanel_0.7.2-1_amd64.deb LXDE panel
lxrandr_0.3.0-1_amd64.deb LXDE monitor configuration tool
lxsession_0.5.1-2_amd64.deb LXDE default session manager
lxtask_0.1.6-1_amd64.deb LXDE task manager
lxterminal_0.2.0-1+deb8u1_amd64.deb LXDE terminal emulator
lybniz_1.3.2-2.1_all.deb mathematical function graph plotter
lynis_1.6.3-1_all.deb security auditing tool for Unix based systems