[Pkg-xfce-devel] exo-utils?

Simon Huggins huggie at earth.li
Fri Jan 11 12:29:46 UTC 2008

Hi Yves-Alexis,

On Fri, Jan 11, 2008 at 08:16:09AM +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> On jeu, 2008-01-10 at 23:50 +0000, Simon Huggins wrote:
> > On Fri, Jan 11, 2008 at 12:19:27AM +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> > > Else, we can just add a Depends: eject on libexo-0.3-0 (or maybe a
> > > Recommends: would be enough).
> > Well it'd need to depend really.  eject is used when it's found in fstab
> > as far as I can see.
> And it's used when you do exo-mount -e.

I think it tries hal if it can.  I think exo-mount -e === exo-eject.

> > What actually depends on bin/exo-* existing?  I don't think any of the exo
> > library does that I can see.  So we'd end up with xfce4-panel (and
> > probably most of the stuff that depends on the library) depending on
> > exo-utils too.  That sounds sane.
> Well, yeah. That's why it may be not that useful to do the switch. But I
> guess it's “cleaner“ too to have binaries in a separate package.
> Anyway on a standard desktop exo-utils will always be installed when
> libexo-0.3-0 is installed.


> > Oh interesting.  xdg-utils would need to be updated to suggest exo-utils
> > then.  We'd have to coordinate that.
> > Some of the bits wouldn't depend on -utils.  Shouldn't be too hard to
> > work out which.  So yeah sounds good.
> > I can do bits of this but probably not much til Sunday.
> Ok. I don't know when I'll have time to work on this. Anyway it'll
> have to go to NEW so that may take some time more than expected.

Yes.  It should go through experimental and we can talk to the xdg-utils

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