freedesktop.org specification process
Rafael Fernández López
ereslibre at kde.org
Sun Jul 26 11:31:11 PDT 2009
It seems I got pretty late to this discussion because of vacation time...
However I'd like to throw my 2 cents:
Cornelius, the draft looks really great from my POV.
2009/7/9 Rodney Dawes <dobey.pwns at gmail.com>
> I generally disagree with the idea that in order to use the
> org.freedesktop namespace for DBus interfaces, you must first gain
> acceptance through having multiple desktops use your interface.
This is absolutely necessary. Since there is no interconnection between
desktop, say desktop A and desktop B are both developing a technology which
is for the same purpose. It makes sense that they will have the same service
name in the DBus namespace. You have created a conflict, because A would use
org.freedesktop.Technology and desktop B would use
org.freedesktop.Technology, with the services not even matching.
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