Some critics about Ubuntu
cjwatson at canonical.com
Mon Nov 29 10:31:12 CST 2004
On Mon, Nov 29, 2004 at 11:10:31AM -0500, David Walker wrote:
> It may be that some people are looking for a more, "hands-on" installer
> for ubuntu, more debian-esque. I personally like the installer it
> handles everything I wanted in a desktop with out me thinking a lot.
> Should there be an expert option,
> or if there is (have not looked) add to the install boot screen a,
> "Welcome to ubuntu, press enter to install or expert for expert mode:"
There's no room on the main screen, but it's in one of the help screens
accessible with the function keys.
> On the topic of installing, has there been or is there now a push to get
> out of a curses-based installer to a GUI based one?
Yes, although it was deferred beyond Hoary because the work involved is
Colin Watson [cjwatson at canonical.com]
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