Re: Update: 2.2 Proposed Modules List
- From: mike <mike localhost localdomain>
- To: GNOME Desktop Hackers <desktop-devel-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Update: 2.2 Proposed Modules List
- Date: 20 Nov 2002 01:30:16 +0000
On Tue, 2002-11-19 at 16:30, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> <quote who="Joe Marcus Clarke">
> > To be fair, there was some discussion with regard to gst.
> Neither wildly positive or negative, though.
> > > - galeon: Web browser. Depends on Mozilla.
> > A lot of the FreeBSD users really want a web browser by default in
> > GNOME. They see KDE has one, and wonder where GNOME's is.
personally I would be sceptical about galeon and gnome2.2 (maybe 2.4).
There is a nasty crasher bug on plugins (at least flash - maybe more)
against gtk-2.1 (no problems with gtk-2.0.x)
see bug http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=178501
> My issue with Galeon is purely about maintainership. The GNOME 2 port rocks,
> but it needs hackers and maintainers to be viable. I'm not convinced that
> will work in the 2.2 timeframe.
> > > - gnome-media: Not a new module, but noted here because the latest branch
> > >
> > > - gstreamer/gst-plugins: Multimedia framework libraries.
> > By lowering the thread's stack size, I got this working on FreeBSD,
> > so I drop my previous contention. However, I'm not sure how other
> > platform's threading implementations will take to it.
> > > - acme: Daemon and configuration utility for 'special' keys on modern
> > > multimedia keyboards and notebooks.
> > Just out of curiosity, why?
> See the discussion about it in the earlier proposed modules thread. More
> likely to be integrated into existing modules for 2.4.
> - Jeff
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