Ramblings and questions regarding Fedora, but stemming fromgnome-software and desktop environments

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Tue Dec 30 03:39:31 UTC 2014

Richard Hughes wrote:

> On 29 December 2014 at 20:30, Rave it <chat-to-me at raveit.de> wrote:
>> Why did you a pull request to add a appdata file in mate upstream and
>> waste other developers time?
> MATE can trivially run gnome-software to have whatever behaviour it
> wants by setting a single environment variable, which I suggested they
> do over a year ago.

I'd suggest gnome-software consider implementing that behavior by default, 
based on the value of $XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP

-- Rex

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