Re: GUI Configuration tool for main Debian window managers
On Tuesday 06 January 2015 11:52:15 Paul Wise wrote:
> There is no standard mechanism to configure all software in Debian,
> the first step would be to pick an existing standard and convince all
> upstream developers to switch to it.
Elektra project  has been trying this for years.
> Personally I don't think this is
> a feasible project, there are too many opinions on how to configure
> software and too much software with more complex configuration (such
> as programming languages or domain-specific languages) requirements
> for there to be any chance of global agreement amongst Free Software
That's why I've written cme and Config::Model : this works on top of
existing configuration files so existings projects are not impacted.
I agree that Config::Model cannot address all configurations (like exim's).
to see which configurations can be edited with cme. Help is welcome to support
All the best
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