What have you done

Chris racerx at makeworld.com
Fri Nov 11 19:48:10 GMT 2005

On Fri, 11 Nov 2005, warren schreiner wrote:

> well I've been using friends for over 15 years started with the first 
> release.  Over the yeas I have loved what you people did with the os and how 
> stable.  I have also relied on the use of xwindows to get some tasks 
> performed in a quick and easy.
> I currently run 4.6 and loved the kde and xwindows (XFree86).  However, I now 
> have version 4.7, 4.11, 5.4, and now 6.0 and what the sam hill have you guys 
> done with the easy install of xwindows.
> xorgconfg does not show all the cards, went to install gftp used the ports 
> but the machine ask to go to internet to get additional files.  What gives, 
> you took an easy thing and mucked it up. kde3.3 and 3.4 does not act as well 
> as 3.0 and i cant get the resolution up over 800x600.
> I tried to install xfree86 as suggested in the documentation but it does the 
> make install but it does not install all the files.
> come on do you want me to go to red hat.
> you need to clean up the release so that novice users can install and you the 
> most powerful and stable os's that exist.
> thanks
> warren schreiner

To put it bluntly sam hill - yer an idiot that refuses to read 
documentation that users worked very hard on. Not to mention reading the 
FAQ and the Handbook.

Best regards,

The race is not always to the swift nor the battle to the
strong, but that's the way to bet.

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