Icon theme specification: Standardizing icon names

Kenneth Wimer wimer at suse.de
Fri Oct 22 00:04:13 EEST 2004

* Alexander Larsson <alexl at redhat.com> [Oct 21. 2004 14:22]:
> On Thu, 2004-10-21 at 13:52 +0200, Kenneth Wimer wrote:
> > * Alexander Larsson <alexl at redhat.com> [Oct 21. 2004 13:30]:
> > > However, I thought the idea was to come up with a common standard for
> > > icon themes that both KDE and Gnome could use. If that is indeed the
> > > goal, then not breaking the policies of these organizations (such that
> > > they wouldn't use the standard) would be a good idea.
> > >
> > 
> > I guess it was the RedHat part that upset me. I cannot imagine that I
> > would argue with someone about the way that SUSE does things :-)
> Yeah. In hindsight maybe I shouldn't have mentioned Red Hat at all. I
> did that mostly to show that this isn't only a crazy Gnome thing, and
> that its likely that many other players will do the same.

Yeah, and I guess I have gotten triggy happy when I hear Gnome and
Bluecurve. Sorry for the stress. In the end I agree with you, although I
think that the distros place more value on political correctness than
the open-source projects do/should.


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