Re: Thinking about Dogfood
- From: Dick Porter <dick ximian com>
- To: Seth Nickell <snickell stanford edu>
- Cc: gnome-hackers gnome org
- Subject: Re: Thinking about Dogfood
- Date: 13 Aug 2001 08:44:30 +0100
On 13 Aug 2001 00:24:48 -0700, Seth Nickell wrote:
> > Please remember as we are going through this process that there are a
> > lot of refurbished computers out there just waiting for Linux and GNOME
> > to come and brighten up their lives. Keep it looking swish and wonderful
> > on the latest hardware, but make it runnable on the little boxes as
> > well.
> Run an older version of GNOME from the same era as the hardware. I think
> its silly to be constantly insisting on the latest software when older
> software was actually designed to run on those systems.
You're seriously suggesting that owners of eg a 200MHz pentium-2 should
restrict themselves to GNOME v1.0?
I hope you brought enough of whatever it is you're smoking to share with
the rest of us.
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