[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#426164: xfce4: link to editor in bottom panel (very) broken

Xr xr at i-jeuxvideo.com
Sun Dec 9 12:25:07 UTC 2007

> - run mousepad in this launcher and Depends: on it (maybe Recommends: is
> enough)
I think you shouldn't rely on Recommends: to install required packages.
I for one disabled the automatic installation of recommended packages in 
aptitude (I like to keep my system clean) and think that basic 
functionality should always be available with Depends: only. In other 
words, if you have a shortcut to an application in a visible place like 
the panel, you should make sure that it is indeed available.
That said, having a package depend on too many other packages can be 
boring for some users.

> - other?
Maybe forward the bug to debianutils ? If sensible-browser checks if an 
X session is available, I don't see why sensible-editor couldn't do the 


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