On Wed, 19 Aug 2015 13:11:42 +0200, Kalev Lember wrote:
gnome-shell-extension-common is an internal subpackage for the
gnome-shell-extensions source package. Please don't make other packages
that come from different source packages depend on it.
Could the package description reflect that then, too?
| Common files and directories needed by
| extensions are provided here.
is very general, given that we still need to "Requires: hicolor-icon-theme"
as a filesystem package, too.
I went ahead and added an empty extensions directory (and
search-providers directory) to gnome-shell itself,
That should make it easier for extensions packages - just use
'Requires: gnome-shell' and the directory gets created along with
The closer look at this issue is that other extension packages don't
own /usr/share/gnome-shell/extensions/ so far. It's good if gnome-shell
provides that dir. Thanks!