[xubuntu-users] geeqie and gqview
leegold at operamail.com
Sun Oct 17 03:20:49 UTC 2010
There's a "thing" in a repository making geeqie a locked-in mandatory replacement for gqview. Geeqie has some problems and IMO gqview is better for my purposes even though it has not been worked on in a while.
Why this mandatory hook into gqview forcing use of geeqie? I locked gqview with synaptic which worked well. But when I did a sudo apt-get dist-upgrade it overrode my lock.
I tried telling my beefs on a geeqie mail list but new versions didn't change. Any way I don't understand this unless there are security issues forcing the change in apps...
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