[Fedora-packaging] --add-category X-Fedora option to desktop-file-install not necessary nor used.

Michael Schwendt bugs.michael at gmx.net
Thu Oct 26 19:49:39 UTC 2006

On Thu, 26 Oct 2006 14:32:42 -0400, Jesse Keating wrote:

> > So, fedora.us add-on packages introduced the X-Fedora category to allow
> > for future desktop menu features like adding/hiding/moving base and/or
> > add-on package entries (or entire hierarchies) based on special category
> > values.
> Given this and Toshio's reply, I still don't see a need/reason to be using 
> this right now.

Doesn't surprise me, since I didn't mean to justify the existance of X-Fedora.
Just explained its origin.

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