Re: [gtk-list] Re: ANNOUNCE: gtk+ repository updated/revised

On Mon, 3 Aug 1998, Sergei O. Naoumov wrote:

> > 
> > I find the repository somewhat hard to navigate.  I think it
> > would be useful if when you click on browse you are presented
> > with application categories.  When you click on a category you
> I would agree with that. But the number of applications is not large
> (yet, hopefully), and it is not really clear for me what groups
> should I make. Very general ones? network, games, misc?

A good example of what I'm thinking of is:

I don't think the categories are perfect, but the site is an
example of what I'm thinking of.

> > The ID is useless information and should not be shown ever.  Maintainer
> > and originial author, although important, are not what the user 
> > will be looking for when browsing the database and as such should
> > not be shown in the list, but on the app page instead.
> Well, may be, may be not. I could move those to the code part...
> > Changes should be a free-for-all, but should be reviewed before
> > they are actually made.  
> I was trying to make this thing as autonomous as possible. :-)

Make it configurable so if no one is helping you out you can
let things pass through.  

Shawn T. Amundson           

"The assumption that the universe looks the same in every
 direction is clearly not true in reality." - Stephen Hawking

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