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Subject: Re: discussion regarding adding settings (PLEASE add your 2 cents)

Re: discussion regarding adding settings (PLEASE add your 2 cents)

From: Jonathan Gordon <jdgordy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 28 Oct 2008 12:18:39 +1100

2008/10/28 Jonas Häggqvist <rasher_at_rasher.dk>:
> Jonathan Gordon wrote:
>>
>
> Put simply, my take on this issue is that I want more GNOME, and less KDE
> mentality. I may use 30 out of 200 settings. Now if we say that was cut in
> half, to 100 available settings, I might lose 10 settings. Would I miss
> them? Probably at first, but in my experience (from using GNOME through
> the slimming down of options), I'd quickly forget that I ever needed it,
> and frankly, taking away some choices from has made me focus less on the
> environment, and more on doing actual work.
>
> It seems, though that Rockbox developers, on average have more of a
> KDE-style mindset.
>
> --
> Jonas Häggqvist
> rasher(at)rasher(dot)dk
>

That mentality doesnt even make sense... how are you at all
disadvantaged by something you wont use? sure you might only lose 10
settings you use, but someone else might might lose 90.
Received on 2008-10-28


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