lxde - Metapackage for LXDE

Distribution: Debian 8 (Jessie)
Repository: Debian Main amd64
Package name: lxde
Package version: 6
Package release:
Package architecture: all
Package type: deb
Installed size: 27 B
Download size: 3.62 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 core components and recommended components of the LXDE. It includes lxde-core, lxappearance, lxinput, lxsession-edit, gpicview, lxterminal, lxrandr, galculator, leafpad and xarchiver. If you just want to pick and choose the core components then feel free to remove this package.



    Binary package: lxde_6_all.deb
    Source package: lxde-metapackages

    Install Howto

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


    • /usr/share/doc/lxde/changelog.gz
    • /usr/share/doc/lxde/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.