Fwd: Mono (Re: New Programs for Hardy?)

Pavel Rojtberg lists at madman2k.net
Wed Dec 12 17:27:55 UTC 2007

Sebastian Heinlein schrieb:
> Am Mittwoch, den 12.12.2007, 05:06 -0600 schrieb Conrad Knauer:
>> Mono by default takes 48MB of space on the CD. The ISO download is
>> 690+ MB. Therefore, it is taking up valuable space that could be used
>> for a whole host of other things. Also, for that 48MB, there are just
>> two applications which use Mono. These are F-spot (photo manager) and
>> Tomboy (note application). Ubuntu also includes two other programs
>> which do a similar job, gThumb (photo manager) and GNOME sticky notes.
>> In my opinion, these two applications function well enough to warrant
>> the removal of Mono dependent programs.
> What is your data migration model? You cannot replace software in each
> release.
actually you dont need any data migration if you remove something from
the default install.
Existing F-Spot & Tomboy users wont be affected.

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