Is Gnome Software ready for primetime ?

drago01 drago01 at
Fri Nov 1 13:15:05 UTC 2013

On Fri, Nov 1, 2013 at 2:07 PM, Tim Lauridsen <tim.lauridsen at> wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 1, 2013 at 12:01 PM, Richard Hughes <hughsient at> wrote:
>> Packages are not interesting to desktop users, they
>> are just an implementation detail of how to get something done. e.g.
>> "Play my media file", "Open this document someone sent to me". Anyone
>> wanting to do things like "install a mysql server" or "remove evince"
>> already knows what they are doing, and is better served using yum/dnf
>> on the console.
> The problem is that these so-called "Desktop Users" dont run Fedora or other
> Linux Distros, they will properly run the OS there was preinstalled on there
> computer when they bought it.

Chicken-Egg ... but anyway most "non desktop users" just use yum from
a terminal anyway.

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