Formal complaint concerning the use of the name "System Settings" by GNOME

Ingo Klöcker kloecker at
Sun Jul 24 21:04:28 BST 2011

On Sunday 24 July 2011, Olav Vitters wrote:
> On Sun, Jul 24, 2011 at 01:38:34PM +0200, Martin Sandsmark wrote:
> > My two cent is that Gnome should rename it's configuration
> > application to something that reflects what it is, instead of
> > stealing the name from the KDE system configuration application.
> I've already mentioned in the first reply that I'd appreciate a
> polite discussion. I think that was enough warning.

As moderator of kde-core-devel I fully agree. Please keep the discussion 

As user I wish that you get together during the Desktop Summit and come 
up with a solution/plan for joined system settings which can be edited 
on each desktop with the corresponding system settings app.

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