Re: Package name for GNOME panel applets
On 08-Oct-04, 01:39 (CDT), Ross Burton <firstname.lastname@example.org> 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.
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