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Bug#194974: [PROPOSAL] add Games/Simulation to menu subpolicy

On Wed, May 28, 2003 at 07:24:14PM +0200, Josip Rodin wrote:
> On Wed, May 28, 2003 at 10:41:16AM +0200, Bill Allombert wrote:
> > > Most of the programs there are simulations of the real world (though
> > > achilles and matrem are a-life programs, and xlife seems to have been
> > > thrown in some reason). There are slow simulations like atc from
> > > bsdgames, realistic real-time simulations like flightgear and csmash and
> > > gtkpool
> > 
> > There is a Games/Sports section defined as "games derived from "real
> > world" sports". I think csmash and gtkpool fit this criterium.
> I think the notion of games-slash-sports is kinda silly.
> Webster 1913 even lists "game" and "sport" as synonyms. :)
> IMHO gtkpool fits just fine in Games/Simulation and the Policy should
> sanction it.

So do you motion to remove Games/Sports ?
Else if we are to keep it, what should fit in ?

BTW, freedesktop document SportsGame but not SimulationGame.
but maybe that does not mean more than they based their list
on Debian...

Bill. <ballombe@debian.org>

Imagine a large red swirl here. 

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