About that installer...

Ian Malone ibmalone at gmail.com
Mon Mar 11 17:49:22 UTC 2013

On 11 March 2013 17:34, Robert Holtzman <holtzm at cox.net> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 11, 2013 at 02:32:08PM +1000, Dan Irwin wrote:
>          ........snip........
>> Linux distros need to learn to not cater for novices. If you can't
>> partition, you shouldn't be running Linux.
> I've been beating the drum about this for years. It's not just
> partitioning. The various OSs have been being dumbed down for some
> time, especially the DEs.

Why? I can partition, but I don't really want to make a hobby of it.
There's a strong argument to be made for sensible defaults to avoid
many people having to do identical tedious set-ups.


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