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Re: On Mozilla-* updates

ja hallo erstmal,...

Am Sonntag, 31. Juli 2005 15:11 schrieb David Ehle:
> > Debian is not primarily intended for being used as a desktop system. If
> > you are up to desktop centric usage, you should probably run Ubuntu
> > instead.
> >
> I Can't disagree with this statement more.
> We have been using Debian on desktops for at least 6 years. There Was no
> Ubuntu, or Knoppix.  I have seen no change in the debian docs that say "we
> are now a server distro only"  

Who says that?

> It may be that you only use debian on your 
> servers, and so are not concerned with desktop/workstaion installs, but
> including the beamline control and data analysis sytems we have over 75
> "sit down" systems.  Debian is MY opinion is as much a desktop distro as
> it is a server distro, and support for both is equally important.

What is - quite true, and as I'm is not primarily intended to use it as a 
Desktop system.
Debian is a "universal operating" system. Desktop and server usage are only 
two instances of using debian.

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