[linux-elitists] gconf cheat codes

Modus Operandi modus@as220.org
Thu Jan 8 00:46:41 PST 2004

In the immortal words of Jeff Waugh <jdub@perkypants.org>:
> <quote who="Jeff Waugh">
> Oh, wait, I grok what you were saying here. You were teasing GConf. Yes,
> GConf is all XML, no binary data (there is some encoded data in there in a
> few places, but that's closer to a bug than a policy).
> Indeed, the distinction we have between things that are only accessible via
> GConf, and things that are exposed in the user interface are very positive
> for support and usability. It is worth pointing out that these cases are an
> exception to the rule - what is in GConf should almost always appear in the
> user interface, but sometimes there are reasons for including preferential
> data that we choose not to expose (or haven't exposed *yet*).

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