Gnome 2.18 (from the BLFS-Support list)

TheOldFellow theoldfellow at gmail.com
Thu Jul 19 23:55:34 PDT 2007


On Thu, 19 Jul 2007 19:34:56 -0500
Randy McMurchy <randy at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:

> Dan Nicholson wrote these words on 07/19/07 19:21 CST:
> 
> > I believe it's not necessary, but helpful. hicolor-icon-theme
> > installs a theme index file at /usr/share/icons/hicolor/index.theme.
> 
> How would you suggest, and on what package do we list it as a
> dependency in the GNOME instructions? This is what I'm driving at. If
> it's good for GNOME, then we need to identify that. Choices:
> 
> 1. Place a note in the gnome-icon-theme instructions telling about
> hicolor.
> 
> 2. Make an entry in the GNOME TOC so that folks will see it as
> something they should do (see desktop-file-utils).
> 
> 3. Mention it somewhere else in the GNOME instructions.
> 
> 4. What you or someone else comes up with.
> 

This doesn't help the above, but:
Bluefish used to have a dependency on it (hicolor) IIRC.  Bluefish has
moved on to 1.0.7 BTW.  (and I didn't check the dep)

R.




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