Announcing: FreeBSD Custom XFCE ISO (take II)

Manolis Kiagias sonicy at
Wed Jun 17 04:38:20 UTC 2009

Sam Fourman Jr. wrote:
>>> I will start preparing a server ISO (CD sized) soon. I also welcome
>>> all ideas on what to include/exclude in later versions of this DVD.
>>> It has been suggested to include openoffice packages as abiword /
>>> gnumeric don't cut it for many people. This will increase the size of
>>> the download, although hopefully not dramatically as most dependencies
>>> are probably already included. I am all open to ideas, so please email
>>> me your suggestions and comments.
> I have not yet tried your CD so I do not know what is already on it.
> but I always like the following on my installs.
> Gvim (with Icon)
I intend to include gvim. I simply need to pass options (like WITH_GTK2)
and since it does not use the options framework it will be somewhat more
difficult in tinderbox.

> Wireshark
> iperf
> filezilla

These are all small ports and won't be a problem to include.

> a PDF reader of some sort

Evince is already provided.

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