Re: Distribution-specific menu [Was: "Main Menu" layout]
- From: Mark McLoughlin <markmc redhat com>
- To: Ross Burton <ross burtonini com>
- Cc: Jeff Waugh <jdub perkypants org>, GNOME Desktop Devel List <desktop-devel-list gnome org>
- Subject: Re: Distribution-specific menu [Was: "Main Menu" layout]
- Date: Wed, 09 Jun 2004 10:51:30 +0100
On Wed, 2004-06-09 at 07:50, Ross Burton wrote:
> On Thu, 2004-06-03 at 17:31, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> > <quote who="Jeff Waugh">
> > > Also, can we nuke the distribution-specific menu now?
> > Okay, so, which distributions actually use this?
> > Debian does, but if you don't have the 'menu' package installed, it has an
> > empty menu. If you do have the 'menu' package installed, it shows the yucky
> > Debian menus. Nasty, nasty business.
> Many GNOME (sadly) users demand the Debian menu be present, which is
> fair enough.
It should be possible to do it by modifying Debian's menu vfolder.
> I'd really like to know that if GNOME 2.8 didn't have the
> distribution menu, it totally supported the new menu specification so
> that Debian can point at the files created by menu-xdg (which use the
> menu spec at
No guarantees it'll happen for 2.8, but there is a plan:
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