[Reportbug-maint] how to add GTK interface

Sandro Tosi matrixhasu at gmail.com
Wed Jul 2 15:57:26 UTC 2008

On Wed, Jul 2, 2008 at 17:52, Ondrej Certik <ondrej at certik.cz> wrote:
> On Wed, Jul 2, 2008 at 4:34 PM, Sandro Tosi <matrixhasu at gmail.com> wrote:
>> What I personally think is: why don't merge reportbug-ng into
>> reportbug? I explain better.
>> I don't know what rb-ng has more that rb except for a "nicer" gui than
>> urwid: both are python, both aim to report a bug against a package.
>> Since reportbug born earlier, and if the differences between them are
>> "small" enough, maybe it would be work to integrate them in rb and
>> expand it to include a "modern" gui.
>> I intentionally not included Bastian (rb-ng maintainer) because I'd
>> like to hear from you about it.
> Yes, I think it's a very good idea. Why to replicate the work if it
> has already been done?  If Bastian is against, he can still maintain
> his reportbug-ng, while we can try to port his code to reportbug and
> be done with it. Users may then choose which one they prefer more.

Sorry, I think I've missed one information: Bastian already contacted
us a month (or so) ago, asking for some co-operation, in particular
for BTS interaction, but then in general to
"not-reinvent-the-wheel-in-the-two-programs" so maybe a joint effort
to rb+rb-ng -> rb2 is possible.


Sandro Tosi (aka morph, Morpheus, matrixhasu)
My website: http://matrixhasu.altervista.org/
Me at Debian: http://wiki.debian.org/SandroTosi

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