click packages for the desktop

Registered by Michael Vogt on 2014-05-22

This blueprint tracks the work needed to get click packages downloaded/installed on the desktop

Blueprint information

Status:
Complete
Approver:
None
Priority:
Undefined
Drafter:
Michael Vogt
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Michael Vogt
Definition:
Obsolete
Series goal:
Accepted for utopic
Implementation:
Unknown
Milestone target:
milestone icon ubuntu-14.10
Completed by
Colin Watson on 2018-03-09

Whiteboard

Required steps to make it work (reported by mvo/seb128 in malta):

disable aptcc backend and use "dummy", otherwise aptcc wanted to install the click as a deb pakage
install framework
install qt5-default

(?)

Work Items

Work items:
explore switch to packagekit across the board (note language-selector and ubuntu-drivers-common plugins): TODO
[mvo] figure out why the click plugin is being called at the wrong point: TODO
pkcon install-package support that can search/download from the click store: TODO
[mvo] provide CLI hook to register apps to $PATH (with conflict detection!?): TODO
check if webapp-container and qt5-default packages gets pulled in as a dependency: TODO
install subset of core apps on ubuntu-desktop-next image: TODO

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