Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 12th Jun 2009 18:25 UTC
Debian and its clones Well, this is interesting. We already have a Mono item ruffling some feathers on OSNews today, but here we have the apparent news that Tomboy has become a default part of GNOME on Squeeze, the next release of Debian. Wait, what now? Update: I've updated the article with Fedora's position in all this. Read on! Update II: Josselin Mouette replies.
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RE[2]: OK, I`ll be bold and say:
by anythinggoes on Fri 12th Jun 2009 20:30 UTC in reply to "RE: OK, I`ll be bold and say:"
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On Debian Squeeze Tomboy's package[1] alone is over 13Mb not counting dependencies.

[1] http://packages.debian.org/squeeze/tomboy

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jpobst Member since:
2006-09-26

On Debian Squeeze Tomboy's package alone is over 13Mb not counting dependencies.


Interesting. Looks like it includes all debugging symbols (*.mdb), translations for about 50 different languages, and a help guide for 15 languages. The help guides includes the same 17 .png's for each of the 15 different languages.

I assume it could probably be packaged a bit more efficiently. ;)

File list:
http://packages.debian.org/squeeze/amd64/tomboy/filelist

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