Bug#868431: wmaker: uses static upstream menu

Andreas Metzler ametzler at bebt.de
Sat Jul 29 16:35:46 UTC 2017

On 2017-07-29 Andreas Metzler <ametzler at bebt.de> wrote:
> #1 Providing a new full menu in /etc/GNUstep/Defaults/WMRootMenu does
> not make the new content available to users. Anybody who has started
> wmaker before will continue using ~/GNUstep/Defaults/WMRootMenu which
> references "menu.hook". So I think we need to provide a file named
> menu.hook in wmaker's search path with the new content.
> Afaict #1 only has an imperfect solution, shipping the menu in
> /usr/share/WindowMaker/menu.hook.

which does not seem to work, since with a WMRootMenu consisting of

wmaker expects the menu.hook file to contain a menu file in plain-text,
i.e. non proplist format.

cu Andreas
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