update-desktop-database location

Stanislav Brabec sbrabec at suse.cz
Tue Feb 7 18:27:51 EET 2006

Aaron J. Seigo writes:

> > For historical reasons, binary compatibility and lack of features in RPM
> > it is not easy to move.
> symlinks?

If you replace directory by symlink during version update, RPM will
delete your new files.

Once RPM will be able to do this correctly, it would be easy to move.
For now it is planned for GNOME3.

Best Regards / S pozdravem,

Stanislav Brabec
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