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Re: Bug#283578: ITP: hot-babe -- erotic graphical system activity monitor

On Thu, 2 Dec 2004 23:38:29 +1100, Hamish Moffatt <hamish@debian.org> said: 

> On Wed, Dec 01, 2004 at 04:19:48PM -0600, Manoj Srivastava wrote:
>> On Thu, 2 Dec 2004 09:06:18 +1100, Hamish Moffatt
>> <hamish@debian.org> said:
>> > On Wed, Dec 01, 2004 at 03:30:24PM -0200, Everton da Silva Marques wrote:
>> >> It's VERY oppressive to force hot-babe out of Debian because of
>> >> personal feelings about nudity.  It's pure anti-speech insanity
>> >> leading the way to socialism.
>> > How about we leave it out because it's crap, then?
>> From all accounts, it seems to be a well done piece of software --
>> just its choice of images is an issue.

> Really? To me it seems trivial and almost useless.

	More so than the other cpu monitors in Debian? And I have read
 peoples descriptions on how well it fuges from one image to the
 next. Seems as useful as the next CPU monitor, and probably far more
 titillating than most

> Why bother linking the images with the system load? Just set up an
> applet to display porn and get on with it.

	I can see how you view this, and what your predilections might
 be. Bit perhaps that is not the major intent of the author or the

>> > Why stop at cartoons? Once it's themable, we should ship some
>> > photographs too. And don't worry about the load monitoring, let's
>> > just ship some porn for the sake of it. Call it test data for
>> > pornview or something.
>> Hmm. I would like some Raphael budes, yes. and some studies by
>> michelangelo too. Oh, you think that is not porn?

> I think calling the hot-babe package and images 'art' is a bit
> farfetched.

	So people said about cubism when it was first introduced. Art,
 like beauty, lies in the eyes of the beholder. Or are you a member of
 the culture mafia?

Laetrile is the pits.
Manoj Srivastava   <srivasta@debian.org>  <http://www.debian.org/%7Esrivasta/>
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