Re: Bug#692830: ITP: nemo -- File manager for cinnamon
On Fri, Nov 09, 2012 at 05:47:56PM +0100, John Paul Adrian Glaubitz wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 09, 2012 at 05:39:40PM +0100, Michael Banck wrote:
> > If people think it is worth keeping the nautilus codebase around, I
> > think it would be ok to have it packaged,
> Hmm, are the GNOME developers eventually dropping nautilus altogether?
Well, they GNOME'd it in the sense that quite a few options and features
are gone now in order to provide a streamlined usability.
> I don't know, shouldn't these users just not use Linux Mint itself
> then? The version in Debian will be quickly outdated then anyway, so
> that most users will probably complain.
That's a strawman argument which works for every package in Debian
(except that upstream is in this case a distribution itself, but I don't
see the point - what about all the packages that Red Hat is upstream