minutes of ESC call ...
sbergman at redhat.com
Wed Oct 21 06:23:09 PDT 2015
On 10/19/2015 11:17 AM, Michael Meeks wrote:
> * Killing LibreOffice gconf integration (Bjoern)
> + gconf is obsoleted by gsetting
> + on most distros the settings in gconf will be outdated/unused
> + keeping this around as will likely just cause confusion as people will find subtile different settings without knowing why/from where
> + https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=41678
> + used to be used for lockdown and some prop. tools integrated (Michael)
> + RH not using it (Caolan)
> + Stephan working on a dconf version instead.
Just to clarify:
"drop gconf integration as per ESC decision" not only drops the
--enable-lockdown stuff, but also GNOME support for proxy, user name,
etc. settings (see list at Default::getPropertyValue,
shell/source/backends/desktopbe/desktopbackend.cxx) that are still
supported in KDE and (partially) on Mac and Windows.
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