Re: Red Carpet 0.9 beta

On Thu, Feb 22, 2001 at 01:15:45PM +1300, Renze de Ruiter wrote:
> > Maybe your way of handling your computer does not make you the target
> > audience of Red Carpet. I know people that work perfectly without
> > GNOME / KDE, handle system packages from the command line or do not
> > use packages at all. Everyone should accept "each person, one way",
> Yeah, it looks as though Red Carpet is completely useless to the power user. 
> It's a shame really... even power users like to install some software in an
> easy manner from time to time.

I'm a power user, I think.  I also helped write Red Carpet, so I
obviously use it as well.

Perhaps you need to learn how to inform your rpm database when you've
installed software by hand?  (Yes, it is possible and easy to do.)

> > Any way, Red Carpet is Beta, no? ;]
> Not any more, apparently.  :)

It is still, actually.  That's why it's called 0.9.

Ian Peters      " is 5 am and the sun has charred the other
itp gnu org      side of the earth and come back to us and painted
itp ximian com   the smoke over our heads an imperial violet..."

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