Proposal: Too similar application names

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Thu Jun 23 18:00:28 UTC 2011

On Thu, 2011-06-23 at 18:21 +0100, Bastien Nocera wrote:

> > Need to check that the GNOME / KDE tools can set these things
> > system-wide (usually done via PolicyKit integration I think), but in
> > principle, yes. Well, rather than remove them from the menus, we could
> > make them NotShowIn (or whatever the keyword is) GNOME and KDE.
> > Desktop / KDE teams, wdyt?
> I would really rather they weren't installed at all, but that would do
> fine in the meanwhile.

Well, I don't see why we shouldn't do both. Don't install 'em by default
for GNOME and KDE spins, *and* make 'em NotShowIn desktops where they're
not really needed, so that if people install them for use in Xfce or
LXDE or whatever, they don't show up in GNOME or KDE.
Adam Williamson
Fedora QA Community Monkey
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