Proposal: Too similar application names

Bastien Nocera bnocera at
Wed Jul 13 15:15:29 UTC 2011

On Wed, 2011-07-13 at 10:55 -0400, John Dulaney wrote:
> >I've toyed with NotShowIn for the 3 utilities above and it looks like
> >it makes them hidden just fine. In case when I put NotShowIn
> >multiple
> times, e.g. once for GNOME and once for KDE, the setting
> >gets ignored
> by GNOME (KDE honours it). Although that is not a
> >problem now, as it
> looks like we want to hide these just in GNOME,
> >as it was suggested
> that KDE settings do not provide system-wide
> >configuration.
> >Thus - would you guys agree to make the 3 duplicate system-config-*
> >utilities "NotShowIn" in GNOME? And if so, what steps should we take
> >to
> make this so?
> Hey, Desktop Team,
> What's the status of this?

Those utilities aren't within the remit of the desktop team
unfortunately, so we can't exactly go and modify them. Did anyone file
bugs about it?

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