[arch-dev-public] policy on desktop files?

Dan McGee dpmcgee at gmail.com
Thu May 8 08:05:05 EDT 2008

On Thu, May 8, 2008 at 1:42 AM, eliott <eliott at cactuswax.net> wrote:
> We have lots of bug reports for missing desktop files.
> Is this something 'we' are doing, or is it something that we should be
> telling users to report upstream instead?
> Seems like it should be an upstream issue to me, even though the
> amount of work for adding a desktop file to one package may be
> small..if we are doing for all packages that need them ........

I always thought of this as one of the example "not our problem"
issues. Any upstream package should be able to at least throw it in
contrib/ of there source package if they wanted to.


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