seth vidal wrote:
I was just noodling around in the pkgtags db that I just posted
and noticed that the a lot of pkgs have the 'Application' tag applied to
them. I could modify the appmarket plugin to use this information if it
Coupling that data with tags like 'XFCE' it would be trivial to list
just xfce applications, for example.
The database at
would be more useful if you could search for "photoshop" and get
Some more tags for "functionally comparable to" and the name of
some well known programs for Windows or Macintosh would let
people cope with the original names of Linux apps.
Nero -> k3b, xcdroast
Adobe Illustrator -> inkscape
Adobe Reader -> evince, kpdf, okular
This tags could also be added by the users, in a wiki like form.
It is easy to build a good amount of useful information with a good
specialized wiki, for example:
Roberto Ragusa mail at robertoragusa.it