>I think I'm gonna get beaten but this make perfectly sense for me. Using
>community input for design (like in "I want to make this pretty and
>usefull what do you tink ?") is a bad idea. We all have a sense of beauty
>and usefulness that's shaped by our tastes, use-cases and work-flows.
>"Design by comity" is an absolute evil when it comes to get to a sleek
Couldnt't agree more. Not getting any input from the community worked exceptionally well for GNOME. :)