desktop entry proposal: TerminateSafe=true key

Lennart Poettering mzkqt at
Fri May 7 11:04:06 PDT 2010

On Fri, 07.05.10 11:52, Colin Walters (walters at wrote:

> Apps are expected to use e.g. g_try_malloc for the former.

if you ask me g_try_malloc() is just misguided. It's a useless call.

> In this scheme apps aren't asked.  Obviously we should terminate the
> least-recently-used apps from the user who has been inactive the
> longest.

Well I am sure the kernel people think differently about that.


Lennart Poettering                        Red Hat, Inc.
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