[Slackbuilds-users] Avidemux

Niklas Nille Åkerström nille.kungen at gmail.com
Mon Feb 13 13:26:22 UTC 2012

On 2012-02-13 00:23, King Beowulf wrote:
> Well, I've found multiple desktop files problematic on occasion. I
> tend to use Xfce and Lxde mostly but leave KDE installed for a handful
> of apps (just too lazy to strip out the good parts). Sometimes,
> multiple desktop files will cause multiple menu entries and weirdness.
> I think if its mostly a Qt vs. Gtk lib issue, just have a switch.
> Since some of us switch around, and we have both Qt and GTk libs
> installed by default, so we should just pick one compile option - both
> avidemux libs are not needed.  Gtk apps run ok under a Qt DE and Qt
> apps run ok under a Gtk DE if the appropriate qt and/or gtk libs are
> installed.
> Just my 2 cents...
> -ed
> On 2/12/12, Robby Workman<rworkman at slackbuilds.org>  wrote:
>> On Sun, 12 Feb 2012 13:59:50 -0800
>> King Beowulf<kingbeowulf at gmail.com>  wrote:
>>> I vote for leaving the desktop files generic ie not DE dependent and
>>> add a switch to the slackbuild as to whether to install the Qt vs GTK
>>> version. That should allow compatibility with all sorts of wm and/or
>>> DE.
>> I don't like that approach either, because I suspect there are more
>> people than just me who tend to swap back and forth among different
>> environments, and/or systems that have multiple users on various
>> DEs.  I don't see any harm in installing both .desktop files, so long
>> as one doesn't clobber the other...
>> -RW
I could add an switch with both as default and qt or gtk by choice, or 
leave it as it is today.
But i need to update the built since it doesn't compile anymore.

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