HAL's demise

Edwin L. Culp W. edwinlculp at gmail.com
Fri Feb 25 20:10:35 UTC 2011

2011/2/25 Robert Bonomi <bonomi at mail.r-bonomi.com>:
>> Date: Fri, 25 Feb 2011 07:38:14 -0500
>> From: Jerry <freebsd.user at seibercom.net>
>> Subject: Re: HAL's demise
>> GNOME switched over a year ago, KDE and XFCE finished the transition a
>> couple of months back. Other distros are apparently not even distributing
>> it. What is preventing FBSD from joining the party?
> HAL's demise is indefinitely delayed.
> Dave Bowman is otherwise occupied.
> And Frank Poole is out of ciruculation.
> *GRIN*
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It seems  that  xfce4 still expects hal in make config en libexo and
maybe others but I stoped there.

That is probably part of  "HAL's demise is indefinitely delayed"  So
it appears that there isn't a major window manager that doesn't
require hal, one way or the other.


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