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From: Steve Dibb <beandog@g.o>
Subject: Re: Re: rfc: amateur radio applications should not be in media-radio
Date: Wed, 14 Jul 2010 18:43:53 -0600
On 07/14/2010 05:27 PM, Paul Arthur wrote:
> 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..
>

I say go for it.  media-radio should be for V4L2 apps, mostly, that use 
it.  The remaining two can either go into media-tv or app-misc or some 
other fitting category.

Steve


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Re: Re: rfc: amateur radio applications should not be in media-radio
-- Chip Parker
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rfc: amateur radio applications should not be in media-radio
-- William Hubbs
Re: rfc: amateur radio applications should not be in media-radio
-- Thomas Beierlein
Re: rfc: amateur radio applications should not be in media-radio
-- William Hubbs
Re: rfc: amateur radio applications should not be in media-radio
-- Paul Arthur
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