Open Letter: Why I, Kevin Kofler, am not rerunning for FESCo

Kevin Kofler kevin.kofler at
Mon May 3 17:34:28 UTC 2010

Alex Hudson wrote:
> I think it's a bit disingenuous to talk about prevailing opinion of the
> mailing list otherwise; to me a lot of the discussion looks an awful lot
> like a vocal minority

I think it's quite cheap to write off the mailing list consensus as a "vocal 
minority" with no evidence for such a conclusion.

> and some of these issues (e.g., confusing the name of the Desktop spin
> with others) have been pretty much done to death and certainly aren't
> "obvious" to me.

Why should we not call the GNOME spin, and the GNOME desktop in general, by 
its name? GNOME is just A desktop, it's NOT "the" desktop.

        Kevin Kofler

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