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Re: SEUL: linux for the masses

Roger Dingledine wrote:
> http://eddie.cis.uoguelph.ca/~tburgess/local/linuxui.html
> haven't read all of it. so much to read out there...

I just read this, and it is fundamentally at odds with most of what I
like about Linux.  If most of what he advocates (only one window
manager, no CLI, etc.) were to come about, I'd be gone in a flash.  He's
basically saying that the only way of doing things is the Windows/MacOS
way of forcing everything into a Procrustean bed and only giving the
users what the "user-centered individuals" think they should have.  How

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