Subject: Re: Disabling gtk-demo from gtk2
To: None <>
From: Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 06/22/2007 10:13:27
On 21/06/2007, at 23:55, Dan McMahill wrote:

> Julio M. Merino Vidal wrote:
>> Hi,
>> [ CC'ing wiz@ as he's the gtk2 maintainer ]
>> Can we disable the build of gtk-demo from the gtk2 package?  It  
>> seems to take a rather long time to build and it is generally  
>> useless.  (If needed some day, it'd be moved to its own package...  
>> but I doubt so...)
>> Thanks,
>> --Julio M. Merino Vidal <>
> I disagree that it is useless.  Thats my baseline "does this new  
> gtk install work" program that I run.  Also I do sometimes refer to  
> the code samples there.

Would you object if it was moved to an independent gtk-demo package?   
(If it proves to cut down the build times significantly?)


Julio M. Merino Vidal <>