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Re: ITP: ggv



On Sat, May 29, 1999 at 08:15:17AM +0100, Edward Betts wrote:
> On debian-devel, Steve Haslam <araqnid@debian.org> wrote:
> > ggv is a GNOME Postscript/PDF viewer, a GNOME version of gv if you
> > will. It uses ghostscript as the backend parser.
> 
> Warning: Possible name space collision.
> 
> I think there was a version of zgv for ggi called ggv. Fortunately it has not
> yet been packaged for Debian, so no problems at the moment. But if/when it is
> packaged there may be problems. Just thought I would people aware of this
> situation.

On Sat, May 29, 1999 at 05:51:46AM -0700, Joseph Carter wrote:
> I have to ask if the person who named this package is aware of ggv, the
> GGI graphics viewer .... ?

Arrgh... Well, I certainly wasn't... I might mention this on
gnome-devel, but I doubt anyone there will want to change it :}

I can rename the Debian binary to "gnogv" or "gnome-gv" to make it
less ambiguous. What about the source package? If upstream won't
rename it, should I just rename the .orig.tar.gz?

SRH
-- 
Steve Haslam               Debian GNU/Linux               araqnid@debian.org
gnome-libs, gnome-core, gnome-control-center, gdm, p3nfs.    what, me worry?

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