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Re: Bug#682496: ITP: melange -- Melange Widget System for the Cream Desktop Environment

On Tue, Jul 24, 2012 at 09:50:21AM +0800, Thomas Goirand wrote:
> On Tue Jul 24 2012 02:02:50 AM CST, Paul Tagliamonte <paultag@debian.org> wrote:
> > This seems an aweful lot like the nodejs / node situation.
> It's very different. Here the clash is at the
> package name level, not binaries in /usr/bin.

node was in /sbin, nodejs is in /usr/bin.

> > Let's not let
> > anyone take "melange" and use cream-melange and openstack-melange :)
> NO!!! Let's have the same names as in Ubuntu. Or
> maybe you want to do the work of convincing them
> to change the name? If so, please go ahead, and
> come back here when done. Until then, please refrain

I'll reply with my Ubuntu email now.

I don't think causing a bigger delta is good for either Debian or

Let's please keep the namespace clean. I'll talk with whoever introduced
it, but we can upload a temp metapackage and upload it with time for a
beer after.

> from making funny suggestions.

I assure you I'm not laughing :)

> Thomas


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