No gcc in desktop spin?

dragoran drago01 at
Mon Jan 29 09:42:34 UTC 2007

Rahul Sundaram wrote:
> dragoran wrote:
>> Hello,
>> I have read the list here:
>> And there seems to be no gcc
>> Desktop users want to develop and compile things, so I think this should
>> go in.
>> Reasons for not including it?
> If you are compiling and developing things, you would fall outside the 
> scope of a typical desktop user. You can always do a yum install if 
> you need it. Don't turn the desktop spin into Fedora Core all over again.
We should somehow define what we mean by "Desktop"...
What is desktop user?
Someone who browse the web and write documents?
Someone who play games?
--> everything for them is in
-->missing stuff...
Most people develop on desktop systems not on servers ;)

> Rahul

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