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Re: Fedora Bounties (seeking ideas)



On 4/20/06, Jon Nettleton <jon nettleton gmail com> wrote:
> On Fri, 2006-04-21 at 13:23 +1000, Rodd Clarkson wrote:
> > On Thu, 2006-04-20 at 22:49 -0400, Jon Nettleton wrote:
> > > On Fri, 2006-04-21 at 04:42 +0200, Miloslav Trmac wrote:
> > > > Arthur Pemberton napsal(a):
> > > > > Well I can take your word on that. However, it is handly encouraging
> > > > > when one selects all KDE apps in Anaconda-Pirut and then I boot and
> > > > > find gdm. And the only way to fix tha tis to manually uninstall gdm or
> > > > > edit /etc/X11/predm
> > > > It is hardly encouraging to see posts implying that KDE is intentionally
> > > > crippled" on fedora-devel ;)
> > > >
> > > > (echo DISPLAYMANAGER=KDE >> /etc/sysconfig/desktop)
> > > >   Mirek
> > > >
> > > I hardly think that KDE is intentionally crippled at all.  If anything
> > > my guess is that it just isn't as thoroughly tested.  I think this
> > > reflects more on the participation of KDE users in the testing process
> > > of the Fedora development process.  I guess the only proof to that
> > > statement would be some fancy bugzilla reporting.  If a bug exists for
> > > one community or the other, it isn't going to be fixed unless it is
> > > reported.
> >
> >
> > One factor to consider is those that have a preference for either KDE or
> > Gnome are likely to choose a distro that defaults to their preferred
> > desktop.  So, since Fedora defaults to Gnome, it's more likely that
> > Gnome users will use it (which makes it a sort of self-fulfilling
> > prophecy).
> >
> > I wouldn't be surprised to find that distros that default to KDE get
> > less testing with Gnome.
> >
> I completely agree that can be the case.  Looking back at my statement I
> can see how it can be mis-construed.  I didn't mean that the KDE users
> weren't pulling their weight in debugging.  In participation I clearly
> meant numbers of user and bugs filed, which also might be wrong.  That
> is why I suggested looking at bugzilla.  Obviously the proper solution
> to this isn't to discuss the holy trinity, but for the original poster
> to file a bugzilla and get the issued resolved.
>
> Jon
>

Will do . . . any suggestion on what to file the bug against?
Anaconda? First boot?

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