On Mon, 25 Oct 2004 17:46:09 -0700
Doug Barton <DougB@DougBarton.net> wrote:
> 1. Does the USE_GNOME knob handle updating CONFIGURE_ARGS to include
Options related to GNOME/KDE are completely removed from configure
This can be confirmed as follows:
$ grep -i gnome work/WindowMaker-0.90.0/configure
> 2. I didn't include the --enable-xinerama knob by default because I
> don't have the hardware to test it. My instinct is that it should be
> hidden behind a WITH_XINERAMA knob.
This option does no herm with single display user. And then, since
libXft is required from this version, we don't have to take XFree86
XFree86 3.x into consideration.
> 3. The --with-vdesktop knob is experimental code, and not recommended
> for production use by the window maker authors. I think it should be
> hidden behind a WITH_WM_VDESKTOP knob.
It's probably better to do so.
> 4. I am wondering why the KDE option was removed by this patch.
$ grep -i kde work/WindowMaker-0.90.0/configure
> 6. I dislike changes such as the s|Trebuchet MS,Luxi Sans|sans|g one. I
> feel strongly that we should not be specifying things like this for the
> users. Can you explain your rationale here?
At least, East-asian user can recognize almost nothing from
displayed message since every charactors are displayd redicurously
with original font setting. Furthermore, system font configration
defined in ~/GNUStep/Defaults/WMGLOBAL cannot be changed via
> 7. I assume that the 2 new patches and one resurrected one are needed
> for compiling on RELENG_4, yes? If so, I'll pass that info on to the