Re: gnome-terminal: FTBFS on kfreebsd & hurd archs
On 31/05/14 18:22, Pino Toscano wrote:
Attached a first version of patch for it; the changes to control.in
and rules should be fine, while most probably the .install files
could need few tricks (since gnome-terminal-search-provider.ini is
not installed). GNOME team: if you could help on this, that would be
Thank you. Do you plan to upload this?
Still, would be nice to obtain an answer from GNOME team. The gnome-shell->gdm3
dependency was supposed to be optional too, until it wasn't.
Judging from their previous response  I suspect they are reluctant to provide
support for non-standard configurations. But of course, and explicit answer will
be much better than speculation.
Clearly, if non-standard configurations are the way to go, they're supposed to
be supported by either upstream or Debian maintainers.