[Design-team] [OT] GIMP becoming too profi and thus will be excluded from Ubuntu distro

Nicu Buculei nicu_fedora at nicubunu.ro
Thu Dec 3 14:33:21 UTC 2009


On 12/03/2009 03:22 PM, Matthias Clasen wrote:
> On Thu, 2009-12-03 at 09:19 +0200, Nicu Buculei wrote:
>> If a Workstation or Design spin emerges an is at least half-decent, al
>> the news articles published by my local (Romanian) community will stop
>> linking to the Desktop spin and link to that instead. We will also stop
>> handling Desktop live media at local event and promote that instead.
>
> Everybody has his own agenda, of course. Yours seems to be openly
> hostile to the desktop spin.Why is that ?

Because it is the flagship spin, the default, the one that will give 
people an image about what Fedora is. I think its quality is poor and I 
don't feel good when I have to recommend people to download it and I 
don't feel good when I give away CDs, knowing what people around me 
expect (for me, I can download and use the install DVD).

> Can we not disagree about design choices without fighting each other ?

I really don't care that much what happens with the  various spins I 
never use, but the default spin is something different, a lot more 
important.

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