Gnome Help vs. Luddites

Simon Geard delgarde at
Sat Dec 18 02:36:47 PST 2004

On Fri, 2004-12-17 at 10:39 +0000, Ken Moffat wrote:
>  No, I'm not saying BLFS is incorrect, but the gnome part is clearly
> based on providing a gnome desktop environment.  Those of us who don't
> like adding things we're never going to use (but do want to use e.g.
> gnumeric) my take a different view of whether e.g. gnome-icon-themes is
> necessary.

And the answer to that example is 'yes' - if you don't install
icon-themes, applications can't find the stock icons that they expect
them to be available.

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