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Re: [desktop] Please read the vFolder spec [Was: why kde and gnome's menu situation sucks]

From: "Jeff Waugh" <jdub@perkypants.org>

> <quote who="Miles Bader"/>
> > Jeff Waugh <jdub@perkypants.org> writes:
> > > I think this thread could do with a good helping of spec-reading. :-)
> > >
> > >   http://www.freedesktop.org/standards/VFolderDesktops.txt
> >
> > I looked at that, and it's almost completely impossible to understand,
> > since it apparently assumes that you already know what they're talking
> > about ...
> The .desktop format is the proposed replacement for Debian's current menu
> file format, and in use by GNOME and KDE already. I would have thought the
> standard was required reading for even starting to discuss the next-gen menu
> stuff in Debian...
>   http://www.freedesktop.org/standards/desktop-entry-spec.html

Sure, but some of us weren't discussing, just following along and the first link
you gave us was just a text file without any links to help us.  :-)  This one's
more useful, thanks.

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