Re: Idea: mount /tmp to tmpfs depending on free space and RAM
> >But does the default have to be maximised for the dumbest possible user?
> >Or should the default rather be for the intelligent user doing the right
> But the intelligent user can change the default hisself, the dumbest
> can’t. And Debian does allow the inexperienced user to install his
Sometimes people are intelligent but that doesn't mean that they are willing
to spend days just to fix these problems, maybe being intelligent doesn't make
you interested in learning obscure switches for debian. (and knowing these
doesn't make one intelligent).
So it's not about stupid users, it's about having a configuration that works
by default, without requiring people to go throu mailing lists to learn what
they need to install debian and have it working.