GNUstep configuration in Debian

What is GNUstep?

GNUstep is a cross-platform, object-oriented framework for desktop application development. Based on the OpenStep specification originally created by NeXT (now Apple), GNUstep enables developers to rapidly build sophisticated software by employing a large library of reusable software components. GNUstep is used in production environments at several organizations.

Download GNUstep

GNUstep Applications

GNUstep Documentation

GNUstep Homepage

Install GNUstep in Debian

To get  minimum base install of X and the preferred window manager for GNUstep, do

#apt-get install x-window-system-core wmaker menu

Now install GNUstep

#apt-get install gnustep

This will install a meta package, which will install the core GNUstep software to get it to work.

If you want to install Other Packages you need to install the following

#apt-get install gnustep-devel gnustep-games gnustep-icons gnustep-tutorial