Jérémie Corbier jcorbier at ubuntu.com
Fri Aug 17 18:44:22 UTC 2007


On Thu, Aug 16, 2007 at 05:28:12PM -0400, Ghostvirus wrote:
> Has there been any consideration for including wicd (
> http://wicd.sourceforge.net/) in Gutsy? By many accounts it's better than
> network-manager, and doesn't have any Gnome dependencies. Sounds perfect for
> Xubuntu.

In its current state, I would not even consider packaging it...  There are little
chances it would make it into the archive.  "It kinda works for me" is not
enough of a check before integrating random pieces of software into Xubuntu.
Besides, we are past Feature Freeze and this is typically the kind of
improvement that would require a spec given the impact it has on the


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