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Title:Gentoo Menu System
Version:1.4
Version:1.6
Last-Modified:2004/05/04 17:52:27
Last-Modified:2004/11/11 21:30:01
Author:Heinrich Wendel <lanius at gentoo.org>,
Type:Standards Track
Content-Type:text/x-rst
Content-Type:text/x-rst
Created:09-Sep-2003
Post-History:04-Oct-2003, 11-Dec-2003, 13-Dec-2003, 4-May-2004
Post-History:04-Oct-2003, 11-Dec-2003, 13-Dec-2003, 4-May-2004, 11-Nov-2004

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Contents

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Contents

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  • Provide a common way to add applications to the menus.
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    Status

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    Timed out (and now subsumed by the gentoo-desktop top-level project)

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    Motivation

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    Motivation

    GNOME, KDE, Fluxbox, to name only a few, have all their own ways of handling menus. There have been several requests [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] from users to streamline these menus. Furthermore there are several bug reports @@ -96,7 +101,7 @@ bugzilla.

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    Rationale

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    Rationale

    The idea of a common menu system is not new to the Linux world, every big distribution (Debian, Mandrake, RedHat, Suse) has such a system. The big DE's, KDE and GNOME, with the help of freedesktop.org [8], are also trying to @@ -116,7 +121,7 @@

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    Specification

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    Specification

    We are trying to follow these specifications:

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    Implementation / Status

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    Implementation / Status

    This GLEP exists for a long time now, still it is not accepted. I will outline the current status:

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    Credits

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    Credits

    Based on suggestions from former discussions on the gentoo bugzilla, mailinglists and forums.

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    References

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    References

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