[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

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

then provide a separate package without it coded in for people who dont
want/need the debian menu.  did you read why i wanted it gone in the
first place?  debian needs to address such uses

On Sun, 2004-05-09 at 18:45, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> <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

Reply to: