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Re: Upgrading to F16 Beta

From: Fernando Cassia <fcassia_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Oct 10 2011 - 03:07:26 GMT
To: Community support for Fedora users <users@lists.fedoraproject.org>

On Sun, Oct 9, 2011 at 22:48, Craig White <craigwhite@azapple.com> wrote:
> Considering that Rahul is a tireless ambassador for Fedora and puts up
> with stupid comments like the above

I apologize. Let me rephrase it in a more civilized manner, then:

"I strongly think that people in charge of a FOSS project saying that
there is not a need for ready-made scripts that solve common problems
is ´not needed´ hurts these FOSS projects more than they help. Why?
Because I think it reverses the burden of proof, that people
advocating such scripts which would result in an easier experience for
end users, end up having to defend their idea. Comments like Rahul
just in the end maintain the status quo, when he could just say "ok,
why don´t you do such a script and I´ll help it become a part of the

Fine now?. That´s the thoughts that crossed my mind before emotion
kicked in and I wrote the previous comment.

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