[Thunar-dev] GConf? [WAS Re: Problems building new Thunar snapshot]
sofar at foo-projects.org
Fri Nov 11 23:05:17 CET 2005
Olivier Fourdan wrote:
>On Fri, 2005-11-11 at 21:23 +0100, Benedikt Meurer wrote:
>>Olivier Fourdan wrote:
>>>I just noticed the #ifdef HAVE_GCONF in the patch.
>>>Do you plan to make Thunar use GConf?
>>Yes. It's the only way to query the list of installed GNOME
>>thumbnailers, which are required for font thumbnailing, PDF
>Ok, I have a request then: Please make it disabled by default.
>Otherwise we'll end up with a whole GNOME as a dependency for Xfce which
>would be counter productive IMO.
>If people want it, they can built it optionnaly, passing "--enable-
>gconf" or whatever.
as long as Benny uses autoconf to detect the presence of GConf and then
use that information to turn it on or off I see no reason to provide a
default - this is why we use autoconf right?
the only people who have a tough choice are the ones making binary
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