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"J├│hann B. Gu├░mundsson" johannbg at
Tue Jun 19 19:16:57 UTC 2012

On 06/19/2012 07:00 PM, Adam Williamson wrote:
> "The term 'release-blocking desktops' should be understood to mean all
> the desktop environments in which bugs are currently considered capable
> of blocking a Fedora release. The current set of release-blocking
> desktops is GNOME and KDE."

The reason for KDE being there is for historic reason at least that what 
was mentioned when we in QA discussed this and you yourself are well 
aware of the times we have had to make a chose should we block the 
release for something that is not considered the "default" or should we 

The board has yet to clarify what categorizes them as release blocking 
desktops for other *de and spins to be able to reach that status and 
probably as well what is required for other spins to get a place on the 
official dvd as well along with Gnome and KDE.

The reason that KDE is there in the first place was probably done at the 
time to calm down the community without having to remove the "default" 
label and the project has evolved quite a much since then as in we have 
significantly more amounts of spins then just KDE and Gnome.

In any case Kevin K. probably can comment on what landed the KDE 
distribution on the Relengs DVD and on the release blocker in the first 


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