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To: Donnie Berkholz <spyderous@g.o>
From: Adam Petaccia <adam@...>
Subject: Re: What "just works" and what doesn't?
Date: Tue, 05 Oct 2004 18:34:01 -0400
On Tue, 2004-10-05 at 13:44 -0700, Donnie Berkholz wrote:
> One of my goals as manager of the desktop project is to get things to
> "just work." Once they're emerged, just run them and things are good to
> go.
> 
> Since I can't try everything, I need some feedback from you guys. What
> already does a great job at this? What stands out in your minds as being
> forgettable because of the lack of set-up effort?
> 
> On the other side, what is really hard to configure? Where can we
> improve how we set things up when programs are emerged?
> 
While GNOME does "just work" would this be the place to suggest some
Gentoo-ization branding of some sort?  Or at least change the default
theme.  While it does work, its ugly.

> Thanks for your time.
> 
> Donnie
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