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Re: wireless-applet patch

On Wed, 19 May 2004, Jeff Waugh wrote:

> From: Jeff Waugh <jdub@perkypants.org>
> Subject: Re: wireless-applet patch
> <quote who="Chipzz">
> > This is why a _distribution_ provides distribution packages; because they
> > are extended to work (ie implement certain functionality) in specific
> > cases like this one.
> Not a great idea though. It requires a development version of wireless-tools
> and patches to it. Then it'll require some patches to the applet itself to
> work on a non-consolehelper system (and adequate thought to figure it out),
> which are all better done upstream.
> - Jeff

Well I wasn't the one suggesting it _should_ be packaged - I was merely
pointing out that it _could_ be packaged on debian. :)

Chipzz AKA
Jan Van Buggenhout

PS: Jeff, since is the second time I respond to one of your posts in a
    row in this thread, let me point out that I agree with you, and that
    I'm replying to you because you put things in the way which is
    easiest to reply to. ;)

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