Results of the App Installer Meeting

Samuel Verschelde stormi at
Sat Jan 29 07:46:41 PST 2011

Le samedi 29 janvier 2011 16:16:39, Duncan Mac-Vicar P. a écrit :
> On 01/27/2011 08:33 PM, seth vidal wrote:
> > At the risk of adding lots of fun complexity to this - I've already been
> > asked about apps which are not desktop apps.
> > 
> > Specifically for deploying pkgs based on browsing for webapps.
> > 
> > "I want to look for webapps I can deploy on my hosted servers"
> > 
> > Not a desktop app, but definitely an app.
> > 
> > Then again - I assume that this list is only about desktop things - so
> > it's probably moot.
> We already discussed this. I remember we discarded non GUI applications
> (cli) or server stuff. If you can use them, probably you can use yum to
> install them as well.

From what I remember, we agreed that non GUI applications and server stuff is 
not our main focus, but we also said that nothing prevents from creating 
.desktop files for those in order to be able to have the same kind of metadata 
for them (with a special attribute in the .desktop so that they don't show up 
in the menu).

Samuel Verschelde

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