[packagekit] gpk-install-mime-type - order of items listed ?
rdieter at math.unl.edu
Wed Apr 7 07:31:26 PDT 2010
Richard Hughes wrote:
> On 7 April 2010 00:35, David Timms
> <dtimms at iinet.net.au> wrote:
>> And any specific package might still end up being the first in the list !
>> I agree with the potential of the political statement.
> Sure. I'm willing to choose a default, as long as it's not hardcoded
> in the daemon and all processed by the frontends.
>> Here is a small plan:
>> 1. Could we provide "column sorter" buttons/UI so that we can sort by
>> either the packagename or summary (what about most recently added to the
>> repository, and most recently updated, longest time in repository ;-) ) ?
> I think for the first step we just sort by a heuristic, where if
> you're on GNOME, then gnome-*, gtk*, g* packages get listed first, and
> similar for XFCE and KDE.
.desktop files can contain additional categories for GTK, Qt, KDE, etc...
perhaps that could be used? (I think that means additional metadata is
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