On Wed, 2008-04-09 at 15:00 +0200, Marco Pesenti Gritti wrote:
> On Tue, Apr 8, 2008 at 3:07 PM, Marco Pesenti Gritti <mpgritti(a)gmail.com>
> > > -- There is a "Show in sidebar" check box for pinning the
> > > the Applications widget.
> > All of these seem to work inconsistently. "Nibbles" for example
> > all of the details.
> > http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=526937
> This is because we are not successfully fetching all the applications:
> "14:51:21  bigboard.stocks.AppsStock DEBUG don't have
> local cache for http://online.gnome.org:80/xml/allapplications"
> "14:51:21  bigboard.stocks.AppsStock DEBUG Got 0 apps
> for all apps from http"
> "14:51:21  bigboard.stocks.AppsStock DEBUG all apps are
> The following patches fixes it, but I couldn't track down why we are
> using cache-only there. Anyone knows it?
It might be we were planning to ship a static copy in the distribution,
but never did that? The apps list is 250k of XML, not a lot but not
completely trivial either to just download by default. Though I bet
gzip would do wonders on it.
Pushed the patch as discussed in irc. (That code would have been
broken even if the plan was to ship a static list).