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Re: add a special Provides: to all login manager packages



On 2009-02-18 at 17:14:12 -0500, Colin Walters <walters verbum org> wrote:
> The other thing to we should do is to strongly discourage people from
> adding more of them to Fedora.  There's not a really good reason for
> anything other than gdm and kdm to be included and supported.

I'm not sure I buy this argument. Who gets to say what use cases are
interesting to the Fedora Community? What if the next great window
manager isn't GNOME or KDE?

Sure, maybe other "dm"s might not make it into the default Fedora spins,
but lets not start "strongly discouraging" people from writing new code
and putting it in Fedora.

~spot


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