My 2 cents on the whole Fedora to succeed as global wide deployed desktop are...

Rahul Sundaram sundaram at
Mon Sep 3 19:36:56 UTC 2007

Martin Sourada wrote:

> Yes, it is distribution's responsibility, but the goal here is to make
> the boot process more effective. That means point out services we don't
> need and remove them from default configuration. If we can do this
> process fully automatic and dependant on hardware, than I am all for it
> not being in anaconda or first boot.

That is what is being worked upon atleast incrementally.

> Another thing is system-config-services. Do we want users to use it? If
> yes then we need to make it as much as possible fool-proof. That
> basically means that we should give sane names there and not just name
> of the services - everyone knows what bluetooth means, not anyone knows
> what cups is. Sometimes description is enough, sometimes the description
> is misleading, hard to understand.

File a bug report with suggestions for better short descriptive messages.


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