Icon Theme spec question

Thiago Macieira thiago at kde.org
Mon Jan 29 10:37:57 PST 2007

Rodney Dawes wrote:
>The alternative solution of course, is to just remove that directory
>from the spec, and tell implementations to not look there, and break
>many existing configurations, and try to force people to update to
>follow the spec.

Step 1: make sure the spec discourages placing any files there, in the 
lines of "compatibility; new implementations should not use this".

Step 2, in a year or two: mark the feature deprecated in the spec, saying 
new implementations of the icon loader do not need to search for icons 

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