Lucid changes to Firefox default search provider
petr.bug at gmail.com
Fri Feb 5 18:16:02 GMT 2010
On 5 February 2010 16:53, David A. Cobb <superbiskit at cox.net> wrote:
> Above all, never never compromise the principle that the user is the one to
> say what her experience should look like -- no matter what marketing choices
> Canonical gets involved in.
In principle, user is in charge of ~1 million settings. Obviously user
cannot set everything, distro or upstream has to decide a defaults.
Why is this one an exception? Yahoo does searching, Google does
searching. Some people prefer one, some the other, many do not care.
The setting can be altered anyway on the usual place (Edit,
Preferences, quite discoverable).
Canonical will supposedly get some money which means we will get some
(I have a strong opinion on what version of GCC should be used. But
other programmers do not, they often do not even know what version
they are using. So I do not push anyone.)
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