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Re: Bugs in default GNOME etch?


On Tue, 16 Jan 2007 17:03:15 +0100, Loïc Minier wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 16, 2007, Luca Capello wrote:
>> - evince (a document *viewer*) is to be launched from Nautilus ->
>>     no GNOME menu entry
>> - eog (an image *viewer*)should be the same IMHO ->
>>     GNOME menu entry
> Yeah, well, the new policy isn't implemented in all programs; I
> don't know whether this is implemented in eog's upstreeam tree
> already.
> Basically the same remarks as yours are answered by upstream in this
> upstream report:
>    <http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=312399>

Thank you for the useful link.  As I stated in my first post, I didn't
checked for all the bugs I found (I planned to do it only if they're
real bugs).  Now, after having read the evince BTS page, I found it as
bug #341551 [1].

> Just FYI, I *personally* would prefer an evince entry in the menu as
> well, but I prefer keeping close to the usability policy defined by
> upstream.

I completely agree about being synced with upstream, even when it
doesn't follow maintainer's personal preferences.

> As I said, you're free to edit this to your test.  I didn't test it,
> but I suppose GNOME menu editors can switch evince.desktop to being
> displayed again.

As I wrote in my first post, I'm no more a GNOME user, as I use mostly
stumpwm [2] and sometimes ratpoison [3].

Thank you for your time, stopping here for evince in the GNOME menu.

Thx, bye,
Gismo / Luca

[1] http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=341551
[2] http://packages.debian.org/stumpwm
[3] http://packages.debian.org/ratpoison

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