Re: What libs make GNOME GNOME2
- From: Havoc Pennington <hp redhat com>
- To: "Curtis C. Hovey" <sinzui cox net>, desktop-devel-list <desktop-devel-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: What libs make GNOME GNOME2
- Date: Tue, 22 Jul 2003 21:53:18 -0400
On Wed, Jul 23, 2003 at 11:16:41AM +1000, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> I'm not sure this is appropriate, "GNOMEness" means more than just use of
> libraries. That's why I said "appropriate use of GNOME platform libraries"
> before. For instance, an application may just use GTK+, libglade, GConf and
> gnome-vfs, and it could be a perfectly GNOMEy program.
> It's kind of hard to define in absolute terms at the moment, which is a bit
> of a problem in itself. Kind of. At least to developers who think "I want to
> write a GNOME program, how do I do that?" it's a problem. :-)
I really would like people to think "HIG" and "UI design process"
rather than "checklist of APIs/libraries" - though some libs may
make things a lot easier.
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