Yet another failed KDE release?

dE . de.techno at
Mon Mar 25 04:26:08 GMT 2013

On Fri, Mar 22, 2013 at 5:58 PM, Ingo Malchow <imalchow at> wrote:

> Am Freitag, 22. März 2013, 13:15:07 schrieb Mirosław Zalewski:
> > On 22/03/2013 at 12:34, Myriam Schweingruber <myriam at> wrote:
> > > It is almost impossible, since the user can dramatically modify the
> > > original configuration and automating the process of wading through
> > > often illogical configuration files with triple definitions and
> > > contradictory instructions set by the user is a a lot of work
> >
> > I think there are two important things to note:
> > (1) config files are created by KDE SC, not by users with text editors
> This is an assumption and hopefully no dev ever thinks the same way. Config
> files are text files and CAN be edited by anyone. And guess what, they are
> quite
> often edited by hand. You need to think in the big picture. What will your
> users do with what you provide?
> But nevertheless...

No your's is an assumption and you're guessing.

Off the millions of users, only devs have the patience and knowledge to
edit those. Users edit them to workaround bugs.
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