Why mkdesktop works the way it does (Continued from "Re: FreeBSD (GhostBSD) Question?")

Don Wilde dwilde1 at gmail.com
Wed Jul 22 20:53:03 UTC 2020

On 7/22/20 12:40 PM, Manish Jain wrote:
> On 2020-07-22 22:35, Pete Wright wrote:
>> Okay, so I bit. Manish, I started using your 'mkdesktop', but I 
>> stopped. No matter what I do, it wants to give me all kinds of what 
>> the Doze world calls 'accessories'.
> Hi Pete,
> I am sorry that you felt disappointed with your first blush with 
> mkdesktop. As the writer, I think I can offer reasonable defence for 
> the implementation.
Hi, Manish --

I think you did a great job at accomplishing your intent and it worked 
flawlessly. It just wasn't what *I* wanted, and what I want isn't *your* 

Personally, I think anyone who builds a port, especially something as 
complicated as this, deserves high praise and I thank you for your 
contribution to the community! :D

Don Wilde
* What is the Internet of Things but a system      *
* of systems including humans?                     *

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