request for a GPE Registered Category

Stanislav Brabec sbrabec at
Wed Apr 16 03:50:50 PDT 2008

D Marlin wrote:

> so GPE is working to comply with existing standards.  In support of
> this effort, I would like to request the registration of an Additional
> Category for GPE:
>   Additional                                         Related
>   Category    Description                            Categories
>   ----------  -------------------------------------  ---------------
>   GPE	      Applications based on GPE libraries    GTK
> GPE is a GUI environment, similar to KDE or GNOME, but designed for
> resource constrained devices (limited display area and input methods).
> Please let me know if you have any questions regarding this request,
> or require additional information.  Comments and suggestions are
> appreciated.

Adding it to "Registered OnlyShowIn Environments" may be also an useful
idea. GPE contains applications, which are GPE specific and should not
be displayed in other desktops.

Off topic: Why ROX and XFCE are registered only for OnlyShowIn and not
for Categories? Is it a mistake or intention?

Best Regards / S pozdravem,

Stanislav Brabec
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