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Re: [Pkg-xfce-devel] Reverting to GNOME for jessie's default desktop

On Fri, Aug 08, 2014 at 11:14:07AM +0200, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> Indeed. I somehow hoped that the attention brought on the initial switch
> would bring more developpers to the pkg-xfce team, but that failed. But
> I'm unsure how much people actually saw the switch, since it's only for
> the current beta installers for Jessie…

I certainly didn't notice the switch,  But then I've just stayed on 
testing for several years, noticed the Gnome and KDE lurches, and 
had already switched to xfce a long time ago.

Also, a small, efficient, reliable system just doesn't *need* as many 
developers as a huge mess.  The resulting stability is much 

-- hendrik

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