Ubuntu Software Store: What it does, and how you can help

Matthew East mdke at ubuntu.com
Sat Aug 29 14:22:04 BST 2009

(adding back ubuntu-desktop@)

On Sat, Aug 29, 2009 at 1:56 PM, Stephan Hermann<sh at sourcecode.de> wrote:
> The reason why anybodies blood start to boil right now, when they hear
> "Ubuntu Software {Store,Shop,Market,Wholesale,Supermarket,etc.pp}" is
> that Canonical right now is not making a big deal out of it. They tell
> you "We will go and we will sell commercial software with this
> tool"..that's more then transparent, and that's more then other
> "sponsoring companies" are telling their community.

For the record, that's not the reason behind my objection. Actually, I
haven't seen *anywhere* on this entire thread any suggestion that this
application shouldn't make commercial software available.

Matthew East
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