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Quotes of the week

Quotes of the week

Posted Feb 2, 2013 16:13 UTC (Sat) by bronson (subscriber, #4806)
In reply to: Quotes of the week by duffy
Parent article: Quotes of the week

> for whatever reason folks get nostalgic about old major release versions as soon as the newest release version comes out.

Nice attitude. Are you choosing to be dismissive or do you really not understand?


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Quotes of the week

Posted Feb 5, 2013 20:33 UTC (Tue) by ovitters (subscriber, #27950) [Link]

Nice example of a loaded question!

Quotes of the week

Posted Feb 6, 2013 7:06 UTC (Wed) by bronson (subscriber, #4806) [Link]

An appropriate response to a loaded statement, no?

Seriously, I'm very curious where this contempt comes from. It makes following the Gnome project's many twists and turns fairly tough (for me anyway). I don't see it in any of the other open source projects I'm involved with.

Is it an intentional part of the Gnome project, from Day and McCann on down?

Quotes of the week

Posted Feb 15, 2013 2:00 UTC (Fri) by Zizzle (guest, #67739) [Link]

My thoughts exactly.

Seems like a disease in the GNOME community.

The group think seems to go:

"You either love GNOME3 or are an idiot/nostalgic."

http://lwn.net/Articles/524114/

"We think, "good riddance" when someone threatens to stop using Gnome."


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