Request for review: new desktop groups
dcbw at redhat.com
Fri Aug 24 20:15:57 UTC 2012
On Thu, 2012-08-23 at 13:36 -0400, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> Bastien Nocera (bnocera at redhat.com) said:
> > On Thu, 2012-08-23 at 11:03 -0500, Dan Williams wrote:
> > > On Fri, 2012-08-17 at 15:18 -0400, Bill Nottingham wrote:
> > > > As part of https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Features/ReworkPackageGroups, I've
> > > > been working on redoing some of the groups that make up installation choices
> > > > in anaconda. The idea is to offer a simpler interface, where the user simply
> > > > selects which environment they want to run in, plus options for that
> > > > environment.
> > > >
> > > > Based on what's in the kickstart file for the Desktop spin, here's what I
> > > > have for the Desktop:
> > >
> > > NetworkManager-gnome is dead, having been replaced by both
> > > network-manager-applet and nm-connection-editor, among others. At this
> > > point, the Shell is functional enough that we don't need
> > > network-manager-applet anymore for GNOME desktops. But we still need
> > > nm-connection-editor.
> > We'll need it until we can get rid of fallback :(
> OK, I will make the appropriate substitutions. As an aside:
> Not saying we need 100% consistency, but a little might be nice.
Would be nice, and I tried to create "NetworkManager-applet" repos on
gnome.org when we moved the git repos there a few years ago, but for
whatever @%#%@# reason gnome.org has a policy of refusing StudlyCaps
repo names. So I had to name the repo network-manager-applet. And
since our package names follow our tarball names...
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