[aur-general] docker v. docker

Joseph Hall perlhoser at gmail.com
Tue Nov 26 10:07:01 EST 2013

FWIW, Red Hat calls their package docker-io. If renaming the old
system tray app isn't an option, then perhaps docker-io is an option.

On Tue, Nov 26, 2013 at 8:00 AM, Jerome Leclanche <adys.wh at gmail.com> wrote:
> extra/docker is currently a very old system tray app for openbox2,
> kde3 and gnome2. It hasn't been updated in a very, very long time.
> docker (https://www.docker.io/) on the other hand, is a widely used
> and current container solution. As of 0.7, it's now available on all
> distributions (previously was only available on ubuntu).
> There will be a naming conflict between the two very soon. I would be
> in favour of renaming extra/docker preemptively since it hasn't been
> updated in a decade.
> J. Leclanche

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