Fedora Present and Future: a Fedora.next 2014 Update (Part II, "What's Happening?")

Ian Malone ibmalone at gmail.com
Tue Apr 1 10:19:49 UTC 2014

On 1 April 2014 02:50, David <dgboles at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 3/31/2014 8:37 PM, Corey Sheldon wrote:
>> Whatever if they can't learn the basics and the fundamental basis of
>> Linux or the "Patent" issues and what have you then go somewhere else
>> like to mac or windows......sometimes you need to work for things and
>> teaching a man to fish is always better and personally while i think at
>> first you may be right the community as a whole will have less of the
>> "why the #@#@@# can't I use this or that in the development forums and
>> force the maintainers to make this more transparent and beyond that if
>> you can't grasp that minor issue then why are you on a RPM-based IT
>> linux distro much less Fedora in the blanking first place?

> So what you are saying is that you want people that Use Windows in some
> form or MacOS in some form that actually works as installed to switch to
> Linux in some form that *does not work without fudges and hacks*?  Good
> luck with that.

Or to put it another way, does it add any value to do work to provide
an extra RPM that doesn't provide what people expect it to in almost
all cases and will just trip people up?


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