should mate also package xdgmenus ?

Mike Gabriel mike.gabriel at
Fri Nov 27 22:26:39 UTC 2015

Hi shirish,

On  Do 19 Nov 2015 04:12:02 CET, shirish शिरीष wrote:

> Hi all,
> See Paul Wise's (pabs) e-mail about xdgmenus
> While I don't think he was calling somebody out but it seems from the
> list it's only mate which doesn't follow the xdg menu
> standard, or at least has support for it.
> The gist I got is that using xdg-menu there would be a consistent menu
> for one and all, so people like me who kept shifting between different
> desktop environments could still be functional in any desktop
> environment apart from any other use-cases.
> Comments please.

As MATE uses based menus, xdg-menus is not required  
with MATE. Or am I getting something wrong?


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