Bug 177831 - Move gnome-screensaver to extras.
Summary: Move gnome-screensaver to extras.
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gnome-screensaver   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2006-01-15 04:27 UTC by Ralph Loader
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-15 19:42:21 UTC
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Description Ralph Loader 2006-01-15 04:27:32 UTC
xscreensaver has been in fedora-core for a long time, is well integrated into
the Linux desktop environment, serves us well, is well maintained, and has the
rarely seen combination of a nice simple user interface and functionality
superior to any alternatives.

I don't see any reason for including gnome-screensaver in fedora-core - it beats
xscreensaver on none of the above, and falls short on several.  So as far as I
can see, the best thing to do would be to move gnome-screensaver to extras.

Comment 1 Marius Andreiana 2006-02-15 19:42:21 UTC
Google fedora gnome-screensaver for discussions about this. If nothing found,
propose it to fedora-devel list. Then, if approved by developers, re-open the
bug and post the link to the thread.

AFAIK it will replace xscreensaver in future.

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