Re: Bug#325709: ITP: xmms2 -- XMMS2 is a redesign of the XMMS music player
On 8/31/05, Laszlo Boszormenyi <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, 2005-08-30 at 14:31 -0500, Peter Samuelson wrote:
> > [Florian Ragwitz]
> > > XMMS2 is a redesign of the XMMS music player. It features a
> > > client-server model, allowing multiple (even simultaneous!) user
> > > interfaces, both textual and graphical.
> > Gee, and Beep Media Player is going through a similar redesign.
> Me wonder. What? Where? Google...
> > Once
> > that's finished and packaged, we'll have four xmmses.
> I think old ones can be dropped after a while with transitional
xmms2 is still in early developlement, and xmms1 dev most likely will
not stop immediately. The only thing shared between xmms1 and xmms2,
really, is the name. So, using transitional packages to force all
users to change does not seem wise to me.