Gnote and GNOME Shell

Rahul Sundaram metherid at
Mon Jan 24 15:12:57 UTC 2011

On 01/24/2011 08:06 PM, Matthias Clasen wrote:
> I'll ask Jon to give his thoughts too, but I think the basic
> recommendations are
> - don't use a statusicon
> - make it a real application
> - don't start it by default
> - integrate the hotkeys properly with the control-center key bindings
> - arrange for gnote to be activated when the keybindings are used
Thanks for that. Filed a note upstream at
> Also,  Gnote package includes the applet.  Should this be split up from
> Gnote and not installed by default since GNOME Shell doesn't support
> applets?
> I think we probably don't need the applet anymore, even in fallback
> mode.

I think I can continue including the applet as long as it is supported
in the fallback mode.  I expect there will considerable users of it for
systems that don't support GNOME Shell or out of preference.  I will
look into splitting it up for the time being. 


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