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Re: Debian and the desktop

On Tue, Dec 13, 2005 at 12:03:57AM +0100, Eduard Bloch wrote:

> * Joey Hess [Mon, Dec 12 2005, 03:53:02PM]:

>> This kind of disconnect between what an installed Debian system actually
>> does, what some developers think it does, and results like Debian
>> developers passing out Ubuntu CDs instead of contributing more fixes to
>> Debian is intensely frustrating to me.

> Welcome to reality. I remember people saying that boot-floppies had no
> i18n or USB support at all (etc.) even long time after Woody has been
> released. Looks like some kind of mental inertia.

That's because we handle upgrades through apt-get. Force the DDs to go
through debian-installer to upgrade their systems and then they'll
know what it does and not ;)


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