[CrackMonkey] [mailman-owner@zork.net: CrackMonkey Subscribe Notification]

Paul J Collins sneakums at eircom.net
Mon Jul 31 14:23:19 PDT 2000

>>>>> "Aaron" == Aaron Lehmann <aaronl at vitelus.com> writes:

    Aaron> On Mon, Jul 31, 2000 at 10:05:53PM +0100, Paul J Collins wrote:

    Aaron> The reason is it needs to store images, and lots of
    Aaron> them. Images for your icons. For your backgrounds. Paul

Images belong in the filesystem, not inside some funky database file.
If there are ten users on a system, and they all use the same backdrop
from /usr/share/pixmaps, is it not stupid for EFM to keep another ten
copies of it?

All you Windows refugees, can you say ShellIconCache?


Paul Collins <sneakums at eircom.net> - - - - - [ A&P,a&f ]
 GPG: 0A49 49A9 2932 0EE5 89B2  9EE0 3B65 7154 8131 1BCD
 PGP: 88BA 2393 8E3C CECF E43A  44B4 0766 DD71 04E5 962C
"We're busted in the blinding lights of closing time."

More information about the Crackmonkey mailing list