Horrible installer

Chad Perrin perrin at apotheon.com
Mon Jan 23 20:23:03 UTC 2012

On Mon, Jan 23, 2012 at 07:30:57PM +0100, Wojciech Puchar wrote:
> >I first touched FreeBSD around 2005. The current insteller is much more
> >appealing and useful. All the people displaying elitist attitude toward the
> >arcaic installer which infact DID push people away from FreeBSD, I don't
> >understand you.
> so may i explain you:
> Those who cannot install things without fancy interfaces are not
> ever able to manage that system afterwards. This is not a toy but
> best performing unix system.

Thank you for (inadvertently?) making people with a legitimate need for
the functionality of sysinstall look like intolerant elitists by
association with you in the minds of those who don't understand their
needs, just because you seem to agree with them.

I miss your silence.

Chad Perrin [ original content licensed OWL: http://owl.apotheon.org ]

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