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From: Paul Arthur <flowerysong00@×××××.com>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-dev] Re: rfc: amateur radio applications should not be in media-radio
Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2010 23:30:37
Message-Id: slrni3shuk.jjv.flowerysong00@shasta.marwnad.com
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] rfc: amateur radio applications should not be in media-radio by William Hubbs
On 2010-07-14, William Hubbs <williamh@g.o> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 14, 2010 at 08:48:25PM +0200, Thomas Beierlein wrote: > >> On Wed, 14 Jul 2010 12:27:47 -0500 William Hubbs >><williamh@g.o> wrote: =20 >> >> > All, =20 I have recently noticed that our amateur radio >> >applications are in the category media-radio. =20 Amateur Radio >> >is not considered part of the media, so I would like to propose >> >renaming this category to app-hamradio, or possibly moving the >> >amateur radio applications to app-hamradio if there are things in >> >media-radio which are not amateur radio related. =20 >> >> I like the idea very much. But I am an radio amateur and therefore >> I am a little bit biased :). I was always confused to find them in >> media-radio. If we do the move please count on me. > > I am an amateur radio operator as well, and that is why putting the > ham radio apps in"media-radio" bothers me. Ham radio is not part > of the media.
But it is a medium. media-* has nothing to do with "the media"; I really don't see any point to this proposed change..

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