Is Beagle a Good Thing?

Matthew Saltzman mjs at CLEMSON.EDU
Fri Nov 30 01:59:11 UTC 2007

On Thu, 2007-11-29 at 14:40 -0800, Bruce Byfield wrote:
> On Thu, 2007-11-29 at 15:26 +0000, dexter wrote:
> > > I don't recall ever starting beagled,
> > > and it does not seem to be listed by chkconfig.
> > > What exactly does it do?
> "Teaches users bad habits," is my first response. Beagle, like Tracker,
> is designed for people who dump everything into the top level of their
> home directory, instead of organizing them into meaningful folders. If
> you've taken the time to organize yourself, then apps like Beagle and
> Tracker seem a large committment of resources just to accomodate people
> who won't learn good work habits. ;-)

"A clean desktop is a sign of an empty mind."

                Matthew Saltzman

Clemson University Math Sciences
mjs AT clemson DOT edu

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