Re: name change for gnome-volume-manager?
- From: Jan de Groot <jan jgc homeip net>
- To: desktop-devel-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: name change for gnome-volume-manager?
- Date: Mon, 07 Aug 2006 16:24:19 +0200
On Mon, 2006-08-07 at 15:54 +0200, David Nielsen wrote:
> > The reason I was for g-v-m back then, but support the g-d-m (uh-oh,
> > acronym!) change now is because the scope of g-v-m has changed from
> > volumes to all devices. G-v-m is now, in fact, our general policy
> > manager on top of HAL for all hardware. Toward that end,
> > gnome-hardware-manager makes sense, too.
> Of the proposed names I would personally favor using the term
> it's much nicer for users as device has certain techie feel to it.
g-d-m should be avoided, we'll get bugreports saying gdm is broken,
while they mean the device manager. Having one name for two things is a
I'd vote for gnome-hardware-manager, as it works on top of H(ardware)AL.
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