Re: [Re: gnome_app helper functions]

Havoc Pennington <hp redhat com> wrote:
 I agree with both criticisms, but my opinion is that these interfaces
> are more fundamentally broken but basically working, so we should just
> leave them 100% backward compatible until such time as they can get
> fixed in more fundamental ways.

Are there any concrete plans to fix it properly? If not, then it would be
unwise to wait around until a plan magically appears. It's better to make

> Better to leave it 100%
> compatible and work on a real menu/toolbar API (which IMO should go in
> GTK itself, and won't happen for 2.0 but 2.2 could follow 2.0
> reasonably soon).

And when could 2.0 happen? As far as I understand it 1.4 comes first. If so,
then nobody could sensibly expect 2.0 to happen any time soon.

Let's at least fix the type in gnome_app_find_menu_pos() and similar. That's
quite minor.

Murray Cumming
murrayc usa net

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