Re: GNOME Games source name

On 06/02/2016 01:03 PM, Michael Biebl wrote:
2016-06-02 11:24 GMT+02:00 Bastien Nocera <hadess hadess net>:
gnome-games package in your distribution "gnome-games-app". There's
already prior art in that case with epiphany, the web browser vs. the

Right, I hope we don't repeat that mistake. That name conflict is
rather painful and confusing.
Let's not repeat that if we can avoid it.

Reading gnome-games, I expect a collection of games, thh. Given
Adrien's explanations, I think gnome-game-manager or gnome-video-games
would be much more suitable.

With my Fedora packager hat on, a rename would make it easier in Fedora
land as well. It's definitely not something that's absolutely required,
we could use the gnome-games name as well, but a rename would make it a
bit nicer. Also, this would avoid silly downstream fragmentation where
it's called by one name in some distros and by a different name in other
distros that need to rename it.


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