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Re: Debian menu system update

On Thu, May 29, 2003 at 11:18:27AM -0400, Colin Walters wrote:
> > > Is the Debian menu system going to convert to using the freedesktop
> > > menu spec?
> > > 
> > > http://www.freedesktop.org/standards/menu/draft/menu-spec/menu-spec.html
> > > 
> > > As far as I know both Gnome and KDE follow it and possibly others.
> > 
> > I have read this standard again and again and I have trouble to
> > see how far it is relevant to the Debian menu system:
> Primarily because the rest of the world has settled on the .desktop
> format as the standard for menus.  The whole idea with .desktop was to
> supplant the myriad incompatible menu systems used by various
> distributors.

It's very nice to see that the rest of the world has been kind enough
not to tell anything about deploying this to our menu system maintainer. :P

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