Re: gnome-desktop for GNOME 3.22 will depend on libudev

On Mon, 2016-06-27 at 11:23 +0100, Simon McVittie wrote:
On 25/06/16 13:55, Bastien Nocera wrote:
    pnp-ids: Add --disable-udev command-line argument

This is also a positive change for distributions that are neither
exclusively Linux nor exclusively non-Linux (hello, Debian

There's no fallback implementation and while it will allow building,
this patch is temporary until we've moved the thumbnailing code out of

 It's a lot easier to make an --enable/--disable option
conditioned on the kernel than it is to apply or unapply a patch
conditioned on the kernel.

The --disable-udev flag is to support building gnome-desktop in
environments where udev isn't available, eg. Flatpak, not for non-
Linux. The fact that it helps "GNu/kFreeBSD" is purely accidental.

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