Why ubuntu-desktop depends on xdiagnose and xterm

Oliver Grawert ogra at ubuntu.com
Wed Apr 3 09:49:13 UTC 2013

On Mi, 2013-04-03 at 17:40 +0800, Ma Xiaojun wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 3, 2013 at 4:17 PM, Oliver Grawert <ogra at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > so you expect that a user that doesn't know what a terminal is to type
> > "terminal" into the dash and be surprised to find a terminal ?
> >
> > i really don't get what this discussion is about, users not knowing
> > about terminals will not search for them and thus not have them shown,
> > users that *do* search for a terminal should get the option to use the
> > installed terminals (including xterm and uxterm which many of our users
> > like to use) through searching for them ...
> Why you think they would type and search?
because this is how the unity dash works ?


PS: would it be possible for you to use the "reply to list" feature of
your mail client, it is pretty annoying to answer you the way you break
the thread currently (and i am subscribed to the list, there is no need
to CC me) ...
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