Re: My first message... more of a mad mans rant...
Paul Johnson wrote:
> So I guess that's why Ubuntu folks are working on Ubuntu instead of
> doing the Right Thing by working on Debian Desktop, eh?
Yeah, because it has nothing to do with wanting to maintain a 6
month release schedule. Let's see, the first release of Ubuntu was
4.10. So since 4.10 to 8.04 is, 8 releases in the time Debian has
Besides, this only shows your jealousy. The whole point of FOSS as
a whole and the DSFG specifically is derivative works. If you don't
like derivative works you'll be more at home in a non-FOSS environment.
In short they are doing the right thing. So sorry you're offended by that.
BTW, let me know when Debian finally gets MB 4/5 to work out of the
box as forward/back. Only been a decade since those became standard on
most consumer grade mice. :P