Bug 602103 - Evolution shortcut installs to Office rather than Internet
Evolution shortcut installs to Office rather than Internet
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: evolution (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Matthew Barnes
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Reported: 2010-06-09 02:57 EDT by Chris Ward
Modified: 2010-06-09 06:04 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2010-06-09 06:04:56 EDT
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Description Chris Ward 2010-06-09 02:57:06 EDT
Description of problem:

It seems to me that the default menu location for evolution 'mail and calendar' should be 'Internet' rather than 'Office'

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Just install evolution and check the Main Menu ('start menu') 

If there's some justification for this and we would rather keep it in 'office'... well... whateva'. I just want to make sure this is intentional. :)
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-06-09 03:13:10 EDT
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review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 2 Milan Crha 2010-06-09 03:28:50 EDT
It's intentional. Evolution is not just an "internet" application, an email client, it's also a calendaring and address book application, thus the Office menu item. There used to be more icons for evolution, one for each view (Mail/Contacts/Calendar/Task/Memo), but it confused bug-buddy with choosing proper component or names for bugzilla reports, thus only one desktop file was created instead, if I recall correctly.
Comment 3 Chris Ward 2010-06-09 06:04:56 EDT
Okay... so i'll close it since it's intentional. I think it's silly... since both calendaring and address book are quite 'internet' related. But whateva'. :) We'll see what customers think once we ship rhel 6, i suppose.

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