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3 files changed, 8 insertions, 4 deletions
diff --git a/debian/changelog b/debian/changelog
index e76eb36..7d32b87 100644
--- a/debian/changelog
+++ b/debian/changelog
@@ -1,5 +1,6 @@
tasksel (3.13) UNRELEASED; urgency=low
+ * Change default desktop to xfce.
* Don't force browser-plugin-gnash onto desktops that don't themselves
pull it in. This means gnome still installs it, but kde, xfce,
and lxde do not. Closes: #655841
diff --git a/debian/control b/debian/control
index 2decbf4..e20c81e 100644
--- a/debian/control
+++ b/debian/control
@@ -41,8 +41,11 @@ Depends: ${misc:Depends},
-# The default desktop is gnome, but any can be used with this task.
- task-gnome-desktop | task-kde-desktop | task-lxde-desktop | task-xfce-desktop,
+# One of the actual desktop tasks is needed to get a full desktop environment.
+# The order here is significant when installing this task manually;
+# when tasksel installs this task it instead selects one of these based
+# on the tasksel/desktop debconf setting.
+ task-xfce-desktop | task-gnome-desktop | task-kde-desktop | task-lxde-desktop,
# For use by third-party apps.
# mdns/zeroconf stuff
diff --git a/debian/templates b/debian/templates
index 72798df..24fe044 100644
--- a/debian/templates
+++ b/debian/templates
@@ -17,8 +17,8 @@ _Description: Choose software to install:
Template: tasksel/desktop
Type: multiselect
-Choices: gnome, kde, xfce
-Default: gnome
+Choices: gnome, kde, xfce, lxde
+Default: xfce
Description: The desktop environment to install when the desktop task is selected
This can be preseeded to change the default.