Bug 22874

Summary: broken gnome link
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Michael Redinger <michael.redinger>
Component: kdebaseAssignee: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer <bero>
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX QA Contact: Aaron Brown <abrown>
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Version: 7.1   
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Hardware: i386   
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Description Michael Redinger 2000-12-27 10:50:45 UTC
kdebase generates a link /usr/share/applnk/gnome which points to
However, if you install a KDE workstation without GNOME, you get a broken
Doesn't look too good ... maybe include this link in a gnome package?

Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2000-12-27 17:12:47 UTC
Gnome packages shouldn't create KDE's directory structure either... There's no 
really nice way to handle this.
Using rpm triggers could create the directory when it's needed, but it would 
cause a mess because no package owns it (and therefore, it won't disappear on 
rpm -e)