[aur-general] xdg-autostart files in package
krejzi at email.com
Fri Apr 26 13:08:43 EDT 2013
On 04/26/2013 05:13 PM, Ryan Delaney wrote:
> Apps should not add themselves to autostart on installation.
> On Fri, Apr 26, 2013 at 3:47 AM, Christoph Vigano <mail at cvigano.de> wrote:
>> I've received a complaint about nagstamon which installs a .desktop file
>> in /etc/xdg/autostart and that I should please not install stuff in
>> Do we have any recommendations for this? Should I remove it or leave it
>> to the user to deactivate the autostarting of nagstamon by removing the
>> corresponding .desktop file?
I don't really see the problem if the package is intended to run as some
kind of background process. Many packages install files to
/etc/xdg/autostart (Think GNOME packages).
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