[arch-general] Network manager package naming

Andreas Bosch admin at progandy.de
Fri Jun 5 17:38:56 UTC 2020

On 2020/06/05, 14:25 Eli Schwartz wrote:
> On 6/3/20 9:25 PM, LuKaRo wrote:
>> Hi,
>> However, some packages have "network-manager" written with a hyphen:
>>  * network-manager-applet
>>  * network-manager-sstp
>> Can we simplify the naming conventions of those
>> packages to use one common scheme that's easy to remember instead of
>> having multiple coexisting ones?
> These are the upstream names of the relevant projects. So the "why" of
> things is not hard to understand.

One issue that could be fixed is adding "NetworkManager" to the description of e.g. network-manager-applet, and plasma-nm so that they can be found with a search for that name.


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