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Re: adding desktop files to misc packages

Mike Hommey <mh@glandium.org> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 25, 2007 at 08:54:40AM -0400, Marvin Renich <mrvn@renich.org> wrote:
>> Absolutely *wrong*.
>> Gnome and KDE are targeted primarily at desktop users, not servers.  If,
>> as a desktop user, I install a graphical app on my machine, I *expect*
>> to see that app in the main menu.  The place where I put important
>> and/or frequently used apps is on a panel/toolbar.
> If you install the python interpreter on your machine, do you also expect it
> to appear in the main menu ?

No, why do you ask?  The python interpreter isn't a graphical
application.  It also doesn't have a menu entry, so there's nothing to

Regards, Frank
Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)

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