Current version of gnome-do is outdated, no plans to update gnome-do are in the works. Tons of library changes are needed as well as other new package dependencies. Version in rawhide 0.4.2.0-2.fc10, but 0.5 was released in June 2008.
- Name: ClintSavage (just an instigator)
- Targeted release: Fedora 10
- Last updated:
- Percentage of completion: ?
Usage cases/rationale, Scope and Implementation details
Many things that can be done with the current gnome-applets and gnome-panels can easily be done in gnome-do more efficiently. Gnome-do is a much more discrete way to activate, search, launch or do just about anything else. Here's a couple simple use cases.
Frank wants to instant message a buddy
- Frank wants to IM his buddy john
- Jim wants to listen to some Megadeth
- Alice wishes to shutdown her computer.
Remote controls (PS3 Blu-Ray remote)
- others probably as well
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