Question about Menu Moves
rephorm at rephorm.com
Tue Jan 30 13:35:02 PST 2007
On Sun, Jan 28, 2007 at 11:21:02PM -0500, dan sinclair wrote:
> I'm working on an implementation of the Menu Spec and have a question
> regarding the <Move> operations. Looking at the menu spec it
> specifies that: "Within each <Menu>, execute <Move> operations in the
> order that they appear." Which, makes sense to me. What doesn't is
> the result of running the menu test suite for the Move test:
> If I process the moves in order won't the BoardGames menu get moved
> to Apps before the move to Games happens? In which case, there is no
> menu to moves to Games anymore as it has already been renamed.
> I guess the other possibility is, if you have two moves with the same
> <Old> entry does the earlier move get ignored?
> Any pointers are greatly appreciated.
I agree with Dan. As I read the spec, the second move should be a noop,
resulting in a final submenu named 'Apps'. If the second behavior is
desired, then the spec should be reworded.
Anyone from the gnome/kde/freedesktop camps care to comment on this?
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