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Re: Future releases of Debian

"Bernhard R. Link" <blink@informatik.uni-freiburg.de> writes:

> Taken this statement directly it's user-unfriendly in both the sense of 
> newbie-unfriendly and experienced-unfriendly. (A newbie might like it, 
> but he will still suffer from it).

     There is a widespread tendency to consider "newbie" to mean a
refugee from MS or some other eye-candy system.  A true newbie would
be one who has never used a computer before.  To such a person, a CLI
is much more intuitive than any GUI.

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