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Re: Proposal: switch default desktop to xfce

Zack wrote:
>On Fri, Oct 25, 2013 at 11:57:29PM +0100, Steve McIntyre wrote:
>> > I would not be opposed to changing the default for xfce for now, and
>> > reverting it if gnome's improvements make it a better choice.
>> OK. I suggest that we *try* that for now.
>If we try, what will be the criteria for assessing whether the
>experiment has been successful (and hence worth keeping for Jessie) or a
>failure (and hence reverting it)?

That's a good question. I'll admit that I don't really have a good
answer for it myself. Anybody else?

>Hint: I don't think that the amount of opinionated posts anti-GNOME or
>anti-Xfce posted on debian-devel is a good success metric :-)

Bah, now you're just making the job harder! :-P

Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve@einval.com
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