Linux and application installing - a second perspective

FlorianFesti ffesti at
Fri Sep 24 06:09:59 UTC 2010

  On 09/23/2010 06:09 PM, Bruno Wolff III wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 23, 2010 at 15:51:37 +0200,
>    FlorianFesti<ffesti at>  wrote:
>> 1) Comps groups. Not even used by PK to the full extend. Nevertheless
>> several groups are huge with over 100 packages (winner being "Games"
>> with over 300). Sorry, 100 packages in one list view doesn't work for me.
> Games have meta data that allows them to be further subdivided in their
> desktop files. This should up in the part of you app that takes that
> data into account.
If you read on you'll see that I actually use exactly this data. When 
showing the packages in the Application menu tree the games are already 
subdivided. Try it out and see yourself!


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