[kde-linux] Users guide to KDE?
derrick_s at tesco.net
Fri Jul 4 19:24:12 UTC 2008
On Friday 04 July 2008 20:07, Anne Wilson wrote:
> On Friday 04 July 2008 19:57:51 Gaffer. wrote:
> > Anne, I think you are missing the point. The user expectation
> > of KDE 4 was based on the hype that was created by the
> > announcement of what it would be, compared to what was actually
> > presented ! Now we are saying "but wait until the next version
> > increment" ! What was promised in 4.0 might come in 4.1 or 4.2
> > or or or !
> > The users expectations were very high based on what was offered !
> > Users are now realising their disappointment ! Its like
> > offering a kid a bag of candy and giving them one piece !
> No, you are missing the point. It was never promised that it would
> be like that from the start. In addition, I and many others
> frequently pointed this out on mailing lists. I have no time for
> this "If I can't have it today I'm taking my bat home" attitude.
> It's acting like spoilt children.
Your words are exactly what I am talking about !
The hype, once created, is hard to retract.
"I and many others frequently pointed this out on mailing lists"
Not everybody reads all lists ! I don't ! I just don't have the
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