Subject: Re: CVS commit: src
To: None <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: source-changes
Date: 05/16/2004 13:24:48
Luke Mewburn <> writes:
> 	The files & directories that were moved have _NOT_ been marked
> 	`obsolete', as they contain user configuration and therefore we
> 	don't want the automatic "obsolete file removal" mechanism to
> 	remove them.

Could a list of things that are obsolete be installed in that
directory, though, so that people who look at the dir in the future
know what isn't used any longer?

>     * The xdm pixmaps have have been moved to /usr/X11R6/include/X11/pixmaps
> 	where the other pixmaps are.
> 	(I don't consider these pictures end-user configuration).

Actually, they are. Many sites will add images to localize the login
screens. I do this myself. It would be nice if, at the very least, you
could pop an image into /etc/X11/pixmaps or some such for local use.

Perry E. Metzger