[pkg-fgfs-crew] Name of FlightGear's desktop file
Rebecca N. Palmer
rebecca_palmer at zoho.com
Sun May 7 09:49:03 UTC 2017
(Speaking only for myself here - Markus is the official Debian maintainer)
On 07/05/17 10:36, Florent Rougon wrote:
> it seems to me that org.flightgear.FlightGear.desktop would be the right
Debian's .desktop files policy is to follow that spec
(https://www.debian.org/doc/debian-policy/ch-opersys.html#s-menus), so yes.
This can't be done right now in Debian because of the release freeze,
but that doesn't stop it being done upstream.
> Since FG has three, slightly different desktop files:
> ed9feb104777dcf8dda17cf6cf62ad50c313067c package/flightgear.desktop
> 49c1fed2425468ee1b331dfb2155b982fe2091e6 package/openSUSE/FlightGear.desktop
> d9952cd3a2c3c345afa76dca057600210938cc36 package/RedHat/flightgear.desktop
> I would rename the three... I would prefer we only had one, of course,
> but that's what we get when distro-specific packaging stuff gets
> included upstream.
There's also a fourth in the Debian packaging, which we currently use
It would probably be a good idea to merge them all into one, but I
haven't actually looked at the others.
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