Package rating by users Re: what is the reason for not making epiphany the default browser?

Abel Cheung abelcheung at
Fri Jan 6 02:01:39 GMT 2006

On 1/5/06, Lea Gris <lea.gris at> wrote:
> Some time ago, I proposed having packages/applications rating à la
> Mandriva where users can rate packages. The rating let show what
> packages are beying introduced, prioritized or dropped for the next release.
> While this was discussed via IRC #ubuntu, This proposition got quite
> positive reactions there.
> Where should that be discussed or redirected, so our wiki or the ubuntu
> web sites could have package rating added and ubuntu maintainers agree
> to account these ratings ?

In the proposal, please stress the last sentence: "ubuntu maintainers _agree_
to account these ratings", and make sure voting is not just for sewing
users' mouths. Things in Mandriva is not as straight forward as you have
thought of.


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