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Norman Rieß wrote:
> Andrew Gaffney schrieb:
>> Simon Stelling wrote:
>>> Norman Rieß wrote:
>>>> But see it with the eyes of a random Gentoo beginner.
>>>> You come to the "USE Flags" screen seeing some settings. You think
>>>> are surely some nice settings. Otherwise they wouldn´t be set as
>>>> But then you choose KDE. Now you have a KDE system with "+gnome
>>>> -kde" as
>>>> USE Flags.
>>> If people are not willing to read documentation, that's their fault.
>>> Being a
>>> newbie or a sysadmin++, it doesn't matter.
>> You took the words from my mouth.
> Right. But some WILL NOT read the documentation and they WILL create a
> crapy system.
> And then they WILL run to the forums. And guys like you WILL tell them
> to RTFM.
> And they will tell their friends what a crapy system Gentoo is and what
> jerks these Gentoo users are.
> Seriously give them a nice default system and tell them later in a nicer
> way to read how to extend the system.
How is that any different than a "manual" install? Many people don't read the
handbook completely and then complain loudly about how Gentoo sucks.
Andrew Gaffney http://dev.gentoo.org/~agaffney/
Gentoo Linux Developer Installer Project
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