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Re: "debian menu" in gnome's "Applications" menu

<quote who="Marcos Pinto">

> i'd have to agree.  it seems like this would be against debian policy. 
> what technical gain does this give the user?  changing the source is too
> drastic
> On Sun, 2004-05-09 at 02:47, Link Dupont wrote:
> > I opened a bug about this a while back.
> > http://bugs.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=139090
> > 
> > I don't think its right to have distro-specific stuff in the source.

Neither of you have proposed a method of getting the Debian menu into the
GNOME panel menu without having code-level support for it. They're different
systems at the moment, so require different code paths.

Why would upstream support for Debian standards be 'against Debian policy'?

- Jeff

GVADEC 2004: Kristiansand, Norway                    http://2004.guadec.org/
    "Basically my philosophy on release management is that it should be
                like police brutality." - Maciej Stachowiak

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