Re: systemd as external dependency

On Thu, May 19, 2011 at 08:39:12AM -0300, Evandro Fernandes Giovanini wrote:
> Telling people to switch distributions is a much bigger turn off than
> you realize. The barrier to contributing to GNOME should not be that
> high, and many will follow the "switch to a different OS" advice as
> "contribute to something else, this is too much". That doesn't help
> anyone.

Anyone is welcome to help out on IRC.

I don't really get your comment though. Sometimes people do not want to
switch, so ehr.. they say so and I continue giving the best advice while
keeping in mind that restriction. So sometimes I've said 'ask your

> If you're not familar enough with Ubuntu to understand the problems
> people are having with the GNOME 3 ppa then simply redirect them to the
> GNOME 3 ppa mailing list, where they can find people qualified to help
> with those specific issues.

It wasn't about GNOME 3 ppa, it was about how to contribute to GNOME.

Due note: I gave the best advice what was known to me and nobody else
responded. Maybe what you suggested would've solved it, no idea, I
didn't know, nobody else responded.

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