Mikael Hallendal micke at imendio.com
Fri Mar 4 17:13:13 EET 2005

Philip Van Hoof wrote:


> But GConf really needs to get rid of it's current dependencies (mainly
> ORBit-2 and glib). Replacing ORBit-2 with DBUS (which is also planned)
> might be a good start. And removing the "G" from the name will stop
> making the kids think this is a GNOME-only technology. Thats why I
> propose the name D-Conf :-) or XD-Conf. For Cross Desktop Configuration
> system.

There already is a branch of GConf that uses D-BUS (and has been for a 
couple of years). It's currently up to date with the last 2.6.X release 
of GConf. Removing GLib from there sounds like a waste of time imho.

The D-BUS version of GConf is in gconf-dbus-2-6 in GnomeCVS.

Best Regards,
   Mikael Hallendal

Imendio AB, http://www.imendio.com/

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