Fedora Depot/Mart? (Re: Why is there no Fedora Project Store?)

Fabian A. Scherschel fab at sixgun.org
Fri Apr 1 15:19:45 UTC 2011

On Fri, Apr 1, 2011 at 4:40 PM, Harish Pillay <hpillay at redhat.com> wrote:

> > We already have an "app store". It's free in all senses of the word and
> its
> > name is yum.
> It is not about $0 or freedom.  It is about the non-techie user seeing
> what they are seeing in the mobile devices with a marketplace/appstore.
> They don't see the equivalent of yum.
> My suggestion is to brand the Add/Remove Software menu item to something
> the models the meme that has gained traction.  It helps with the
> conversation
> with those whom we are trying to encourage adopting Fedora.

In that case, may I suggest we help improving the PackageKit GUI? If you
want an app store, just add DRM to it.

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