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Port details
desktop-installer Quickly configure a FreeBSD desktop system
0.6.20.3 sysutils on this many watch lists=4 search for ports that depend on this port Find issues related to this port Report an issue related to this port View this port on Repology. 0.6.19Version of this port present on the latest quarterly branch.
Maintainer: jwb@FreeBSD.org search for ports maintained by this maintainer
Port Added: 2010-01-31 01:50:20
Last Update: 2021-01-13 22:09:32
SVN Revision: 561513

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License: BSD2CLAUSE
Description:
SVNWeb : Homepage
pkg-plist: as obtained via: make generate-plist
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  1. /usr/local/share/licenses/desktop-installer-0.6.20.3/catalog.mk
  2. /usr/local/share/licenses/desktop-installer-0.6.20.3/LICENSE
  3. /usr/local/share/licenses/desktop-installer-0.6.20.3/BSD2CLAUSE
  4. man/man1/desktop-installer.1.gz
  5. sbin/battery_shutdown.sh
  6. sbin/desktop-installer
  7. share/desktop-installer/20-swcursor.conf
  8. share/desktop-installer/90-vboxguest.fdi
  9. share/desktop-installer/CDE/cde.desktop
  10. share/desktop-installer/CDE/xinitrc
  11. share/desktop-installer/CINNAMON/xinitrc
  12. share/desktop-installer/FLUXBOX/xinitrc
  13. share/desktop-installer/GNOME3/xinitrc
  14. share/desktop-installer/ICEWM/xinitrc
  15. share/desktop-installer/KDE5/xinitrc
  16. share/desktop-installer/LUMINA/gtkrc
  17. share/desktop-installer/LUMINA/xinitrc
  18. share/desktop-installer/LXDE/xinitrc
  19. share/desktop-installer/LXQT/xinitrc
  20. share/desktop-installer/MATE/xinitrc
  21. share/desktop-installer/Scripts/battery_shutdown.sh
  22. share/desktop-installer/Scripts/desktop-admin
  23. share/desktop-installer/WMAKER/xinitrc
  24. share/desktop-installer/XDM/GiveConsole
  25. share/desktop-installer/XDM/Xsetup_0
  26. share/desktop-installer/XDM/Xstartup
  27. share/desktop-installer/XDM/beastie.xpm
  28. share/desktop-installer/XDM/bsd_background.jpg
  29. share/desktop-installer/XDM/xdmshutdown
  30. share/desktop-installer/XFCE4/xinitrc
  31. share/desktop-installer/Xdefaults-xterm
  32. share/desktop-installer/splash.bmp
  33. @owner
  34. @group
  35. @mode
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Dependency lines:
  • desktop-installer>0:sysutils/desktop-installer
To install the port: cd /usr/ports/sysutils/desktop-installer/ && make install clean
To add the package: pkg install desktop-installer
PKGNAME: desktop-installer
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desktop-installer
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Dependencies
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Runtime dependencies:
  1. auto-admin>=0.6.11.4 : sysutils/auto-admin
There are no ports dependent upon this port

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  1. https://codeload.github.com/outpaddling/desktop-installer/tar.gz/0.6.20-3-g4f7f702?dummy=/
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Number of commits found: 49

Commit History - (may be incomplete: see SVNWeb link above for full details)
DateByDescription
13 Jan 2021 22:09:32
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.20.3
Revision:561513
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Update to 0.6.20.3

Patch to work with corrected auto-ask script in sysutils/auto-admin
Also mark ports installed from source
06 Jan 2021 14:21:24
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.20
Revision:560522
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Update to 0.6.20

Enhancements for MacBooks such as an option to remap keys
Fix FireWire detection
27 Dec 2020 22:47:25
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.19
Revision:559434
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Update to 0.6.19

Use dmidecode to detect FireWire
Remove package breaking XFCE install
Add auto-fix-date to rc.resume
Add make clean to ensure second run works properly
30 Oct 2020 14:56:18
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.18
Revision:553694
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.18

Enable touchpad tapping (off by default on 12.2-RC*)
Mark desktop, xorg, etc. as critical packages for auto-update-system
Run auto-detect-laptops for hardware-specific configs
Streamline interface for fewer interruptions to pkg installs
Improve user instructions
19 Jul 2020 16:09:52
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.17
Revision:542587
jwb search for other commits by this committer
desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.17 bugfix release

MFH reason: Unbreak Gnome and Gnome-lite setup
A few other minor enhancements

MFH:            2020Q3 (runtime fix)
11 Jun 2020 16:41:22
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.16
Revision:538508
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Update to 0.6.16

Add Fluxbox and IceWM window managers to the menu
Improve instructions for GPU setup
Minor bug fixes
02 Jun 2020 18:13:37
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.15
Revision:537566
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.15

Add Window Maker support
Add user-guidance on hardware write cache and su+j
Move upstream to Github
Refactor and clean up code
09 May 2020 13:37:20
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.13
Revision:534741
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.13

Add support for Cinnamon desktop
Add unsupported option for CDE (not secure, for hobbyists/nostalgia only)
01 May 2020 14:31:03
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.12
Revision:533548
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.12

Add option to enable Xorg SWCursor
Add XFCE4 + SLiM option
Other fixes, enhancements and clean-up
23 Jan 2020 01:32:10
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.11
Revision:523857
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.11

Fix a couple regressions
XFCE setup: Remove some obsolete code and enable automount
16 Jan 2020 14:55:01
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.10
Revision:523237
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.10

Eliminate hald config for most desktops
Add mostly-functional external media automount config for lightweight desktops
Move KDE to bsdisks
Add LXQT support
Several minor bug fixes and enhancements, remove some obsolete code
27 Nov 2019 18:18:16
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.9
Revision:518515
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.9

Prevent non-zero exit on autofs setup from terminating desktop-installer
23 Nov 2019 18:10:36
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.8
Revision:518264
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.8

Partially automate GPU/DRM setup with auto-gpu-setup
Fix KDE5 test startup
Begin streamlining UI to broaden target audience
17 Aug 2019 15:11:21
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.7
Revision:509157
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.7

Disable bsdstats install (bsdstats.org is offline)
Numerous improvements to user interface
25 Jul 2019 21:54:31
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.6
Revision:507331
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Upgrade to 0.6.6

Remove obsolete qt/kde 4 references
Default to no flashplayer on all platforms
Factor out flashplayer setup to sysutils/auto-admin
Disable webcamd setup for now (interferes with uhid)
Other clean up and minor enhancements
26 Feb 2019 02:13:02
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.5
Revision:493930
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: PPC64 fixes, user guidance for drm-kmod

Hoping to better automate drm-kmod selection, but some sort of guidance
was sorely needed, so this is a stop-gap solution.
28 Dec 2018 14:57:34
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.4
Revision:488604
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Add nVidia GPU detection

Auto-configure commercial nVidia driver with user input
Factor out linux_base install to auto-admin

Approved by:    jrm (mentor, implicit)
17 Nov 2018 22:19:39
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.3
Revision:485206
swills search for other commits by this committer
Fix typo from r485195

Pointyhat to:	jwb
17 Nov 2018 20:40:28
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.3
Revision:485195  Sanity Test Failure
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Necessary maintenance updates

Add drm-kmod support to unbreak x11 setup on some systems
Update supported wifi drivers
Install battery_shutdown.sh via port for proper updating

Approved by:    jrm (mentor, implicit)
22 Oct 2018 02:29:03
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.2
Revision:482729
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Fix battery monitor, install audio/lame

Approved by:    jrm (mentor)
Differential Revision:  https://reviews.freebsd.org/D17643
30 May 2018 19:14:08
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.1
Revision:471151
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Add KDE5 support, more default video drivers
Various other bug fixes, updates, and minor enhancements.

Approved by:    jrm (mentor)
Differential Revision:  https://reviews.freebsd.org/D15622
31 Jan 2018 01:07:08
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.0
Revision:460452
jwb search for other commits by this committer
Multiple ports:
Change maintainer email bacon4000@gmail.com to jwb@FreeBSD.org
Remove Created by comments for same user

Approved by: jrm (mentor)
Differential Revision:  https://reviews.freebsd.org/D14128
28 Dec 2017 21:05:55
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.6.0
Revision:457479
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Add gnome3 support, numerous bug fixes

Approved by: jrm (mentor)
Differential Revision:  https://reviews.freebsd.org/D13669
18 Dec 2017 03:49:54
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.5.5
Revision:456585
jwb search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: Update to 0.5.5

Fix perms for k3b, switch suggested pw vault to keepassx2, print driver to
hplip, add lilyterm to Lumina setup, other minor enhancements.

Approved by: jrm (mentor)
Differential Revision:	https://reviews.freebsd.org/D13526
20 Oct 2017 14:21:36
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.5.4
Revision:452527
swills search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: update to 0.5.4

Which makes the port work with xdm config path changes

PR:		221968
Submitted by:	Jason Bacon <bacon4000@gmail.com> (maintainer)
21 Feb 2017 14:41:16
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.5.3
Revision:434537
krion search for other commits by this committer
Update sysutils/desktop-installer to 0.5.3

PR:		217232
Submitted by:	maintainer
Approved by:	mat (mentor)
Differential Revision:	https://reviews.freebsd.org/D9683
24 Sep 2016 14:30:58
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.5.2
Revision:422727
robak search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: update 0.5.1 -> 0.5.2

PR:		212891
Submitted by:	Jason Bacon <bacon4000@gmail.com> (maintainer)
03 May 2016 21:02:33
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.5.1
Revision:414558
arved search for other commits by this committer
Update to 0.5.2

PR:		209085
Submitted by:	maintainer
01 Apr 2016 14:25:18
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.5.0
Revision:412349
mat search for other commits by this committer
Remove ${PORTSDIR}/ from dependencies, categories r, s, t, and u.

With hat:	portmgr
Sponsored by:	Absolight
17 Feb 2016 12:25:10
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.5.0
Revision:409041
rakuco search for other commits by this committer
Update to 0.5.0.

- Add a configuration option for Lumina desktop.
- Add lagg interface option for wifi users.
- Make fdesc mount mandatory in case bash or openjdk installed later.
- Improve removable media mount config for XFCE.
- Other minor enhancements and bug fixes.

PR:		206798
Submitted by:	Jason Bacon <bacon4000@gmail.com> (maintainer)
22 Dec 2015 04:32:23
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.9
Revision:404208
miwi search for other commits by this committer
- Update to 0.4.9

PR:		203945
Submitted by:	maintainer
Approved by:	mat (mentor)
Differential Revision:	D4652
11 Dec 2015 08:48:57
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.8
Revision:403506
miwi search for other commits by this committer
- Update maintainer mail address
- Update/Remove MASTER_SITE

PR:		204755
Submitted by:	 jwbacon@tds.net (maintainer)
Approved by:	mat (mentor)
Differential Revision:	D4493
18 Sep 2015 20:40:05
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.8
Revision:397293
cs search for other commits by this committer
Update to 0.4.8

PR:		203153
Submitted by:	jwbacon@tds.net (maintainer)
26 Feb 2015 13:10:10
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.7
Revision:380000
robak search for other commits by this committer
sysutils/desktop-installer: update 0.4.6 -> 0.4.7

- Change LICENSE to proper one
- Change WWW url

PR:		197549
Submitted by:	Jason Bacon <jwbacon@tds.net>
22 Nov 2014 09:13:36
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.6
Revision:373038
antoine search for other commits by this committer
Cleanup plist
29 Jul 2014 21:25:31
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.6
Revision:363395
adamw search for other commits by this committer
Remove the final usages of USE_XZ from the tree, and replace them with
USES=tar:xz.

Approved by:	portmgr (most of them)
27 Nov 2013 15:17:42
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.6
Revision:335023
jadawin search for other commits by this committer
- Update to 0.4.6
- Support STAGEDIR

PR:		ports/184001
Submitted by:	Jason Bacon <jwbacon@tds.net>
20 Sep 2013 23:06:00
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.5
Revision:327772
bapt search for other commits by this committer
Add NO_STAGE all over the place in preparation for the staging support (cat:
sysutils)
23 Aug 2013 08:23:00
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.5
Revision:325253
makc search for other commits by this committer
Update to 0.4.5

PR:		ports/181382
Submitted by:	Jason Bacon (maintainer)
19 Apr 2013 11:46:49
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.4
Revision:316098
madpilot search for other commits by this committer
- Update to 0.4.4
- Trim Makefile headers
- Use space for WWW line in pkg-descr

PR:		ports/177718
Submitted by:	Jason Bacon <jwbacon@tds.net>
Feature safe:	yes
25 Aug 2012 04:25:12
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.3

bdrewery search for other commits by this committer
- Update to 0.4.3

PR:		ports/170846
Submitted by:	Jason Bacon <jwbacon@tds.net> (maintainer)
Approved by:	eadler (mentor)
18 Jul 2012 20:26:20
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.2

madpilot search for other commits by this committer
- Update to 0.4.2

PR:		ports/169940
Submitted by:	Jason Bacon <jwbacon@tds.net>A (maintainer)
Approved by:	tabthorpe (mentor)
09 Apr 2012 11:20:01
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4.1

scheidell search for other commits by this committer
- Unbreak due to changes in 8.3-RC2 ports tree
- Fixes a bug in VirtualBox guest auto-configuration

PR:             sysutils/desktop-installer
Submitted by:   Jason Bacon <jwbacon@tds.net> (maintainer)
Feature safe:   yes
25 Mar 2012 20:09:25
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.4

rm search for other commits by this committer
- update to 0.4

PR:             165678
Submitted by:   Jason Bacon <jwbacon at tds dot net> (maintainer)
Feature safe:   yes
22 Oct 2011 18:06:16
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.3.2

pawel search for other commits by this committer
Update to version 0.3.2

Update adds minor enhancements, bug fixes, support for FreeBSD 9.0, and some
enhancements for new laptops such as the EEE PC.

PR:             ports/161882
Submitted by:   Jason Bacon <jwbacon@tds.net> (maintainer)
02 Jun 2011 16:57:19
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.3.1

culot search for other commits by this committer
- Update to 0.3.1

PR:             ports/157508
Submitted by:   Jason Bacon <jwbacon@tds.net> (maintainer)
10 Jan 2011 14:46:11
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.3

arved search for other commits by this committer
Update to 0.3

PR:             153742
Submitted by:   Jason Bacon
09 Jun 2010 16:52:41
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.2

sylvio search for other commits by this committer
- Update to 0.2

PR:             ports/147569
Submitted by:   Jason bacon <jwbacon@tds.net> (maintainer)
31 Jan 2010 01:49:51
Original commit files touched by this commit  0.1

miwi search for other commits by this committer
Desktop-installer is a post-install script to assist in setting up a
FreeBSD desktop system using any of the mainstream desktop systems.
It automatically installs essential software and configures subsystems
such as HAL, CUPS, etc. for typical use.

WWW:    http://personalpages.tds.net/~jwbacon/Ports

PR:             ports/143180
Submitted by:   Jason Bacon <jwbacon at tds.net>

Number of commits found: 49

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