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Re: Package name for GNOME panel applets

On 08-Oct-04, 01:39 (CDT), Ross Burton <ross@burtonini.com> wrote: 
> On Fri, 2004-10-08 at 12:09 +0900, Seo Sanghyeon wrote:
> > This was discussed before:
> > http://lists.debian.org/debian-gtk-gnome/2003/07/msg00176.html
> Mailing to d-g-g, CCing d-d.  My comments below.
> > Which is, not consistent. I don't like "netspeed" package name, which is
> > too generic, while its upstream name is "netspeed_applet". See
> > http://mfcn.ilo.de/netspeed_applet/ .
> Personally, I prefer gnome-foo-applet.  In the cases where the applet
> name contains "gnome" or "applet" it can be re-arranged.

g-f-a is fine for new stuff, but please *don't* rename existing
packages, it just causes upgrade problems, and/or more dummy packages.


Steve Greenland
    The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
    system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
    world.       -- seen on the net

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