app_templates directory contains a number of
application templates. An “application template” is just a collection of files
in a directory structure that should be copied and used as starting point
when developing a new application. An application template typically contains
default documentation files, icons, source file and
file which can later be modified.
Every application template has a number of files in common. They are described below.
Lists the authors of this software.
An itemised log or list of changes to the software.
A copy of the GNU GPL, explaining the terms under which this software may be distributed. This file does not need to be changed.
Instructions for installing the software.
News about what is new in the current version of this software.
Important instructions and information that the user should read first.
List of features and work that may be available in a future version of the software.
This directory is initially empty. It is used for
This directory is initially empty. It is used for holding the directores for the different langauge version of the manual.
This directory for the english version of the manual.
The english manual in docbook format. The default is a template which can then be filled in.
This directory containing the source code for the software. The default contents of this directory depends on the particular application template.