Gentoo Archives: gentoo-desktop-research

From: dams@×××.fr
To: gentoo-desktop-research@g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] test
Date: Thu, 09 Oct 2003 13:56:03
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-desktop-research] test by Paul de Vrieze
Paul de Vrieze <pauldv@g.o> said:

> On Thursday 09 October 2003 15:00, dams@×××.fr wrote: >> [ sorry my mails are not yet signed, but will be soon ] >> >> For me, a desktop problem is not always a problem wich involve window >> managers, or graphical interface. >> >> I would tend to say that desktop means workstation for private use, client >> side. That is, everything UI oriented. That includes windows manager, but >> also config programs, installation problems, software installations, and >> simple (client-side personal use) system managment. By client side I mean >> everything that does not use servers. So setting internet/lan connection is >> desktop, but setting a ftp server is not. >> >> Maybe you have an other vision? > > No I agree. This would imho also involve things like the soundsystem etc.
yes that's right, bringing hardware to work for home user is also part of the job. -- dams -- gentoo-desktop-research@g.o mailing list