Re: Dock Apps packaging
Josselin Mouette <email@example.com> writes:
> Le dim 04/08/2002 à 09:59, Sean 'Shaleh' Perry a écrit :
>> I currently run two dock apps -- wmmixer (I used to package it) and wmx10.
>> Most people I know who use them run 2 or 3. Having 10, 20, more installed for
>> those 2 is plain silly.
> This is your situation. But many of our users will first try 10 or more
> dockapps and then keep those they like, without removing the others from
> their system. Also, being finely grained is a good thing, but packages
> in the 50-200 KB range are maybe a bit too finely grained, especially if
> there are many of them.
There has already been such a discussion about GNOME applets
that Christian Marillat wanted to package.
I recalled that everyone agreed that neither having one package per
applet nor all applets in one package was a solution.
The accepted solution was to run a popularity contest about them
and to package the most popular ones.