gnome-shell-extensions-alternative-status-menu installed by default?

Frederic Muller fred at
Mon Aug 8 09:26:36 UTC 2011

On 08/08/2011 05:19 PM, Alexjan Carraturo wrote:
> 2011/8/8 Andre Robatino <robatino at>:
>> I'm considering filing a bug for gnome-shell-extensions-alternative-status-menu
>> to be included in a default installation, considering that most users, including
>> myself, seem to prefer having a "Power Off..." option (without having to use the
>> Alt key), and I haven't seen anyone other than the Gnome devs object to the
>> idea. Would this be feasible?
> I think that is a very interesting idea. Every user I know prefer the
> "alternative-status-menu" extension, and me to. I think that, as
> distribution, for the future release, would be a good idea to insert
> as default option of some gnome-shell-extension. This, in particoloar
> is not for us that know better Linux, but for make Gnome 3 easier for
> new user. Seems that even others distro are chosing that way.
> My 2c
> Alexjan

Last time I had a chat with Owen he mentioned that there would be a fix
for 3.2 . I didn't ask more but maybe we could just have faith?


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