Matt Murphy on 16 Dec 2011 19:24:52 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] I have had time to consider and may now comfortably hate Unity.

Wow.  I love Canonical, but I don't agree with the below at all.
Anyway, I wish you luck improving things.

And for the love of all that's holy, see if you can convince whoever
is responsible to stop compulsively showing us every possible related
app that *could* be installed when we generally just want to see the
ones that *are* installed.


On Thu, Dec 15, 2011 at 11:28 AM, Alex Launi <> wrote:
> Also here's the #1 reason why you should (probably) not give up on or hate
> unity:
> If you care about the success of Linux on the desktop Unity is your last and
> only hope. Canonical is the only company who is out there fighting the good
> fight for the success of this on the desktop. Unity is our push, and if it
> fails we're probably done for. Red Hat doesn't care about the desktop, gnome
> shell is a joke (sure it's a fine shell but no one is going to ship consumer
> devices with gnome-shell), Novell is gone. We're it.
> Alex
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