Notifications: uselessness of

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at
Mon Mar 2 11:19:25 GMT 2009

On Mon, 02 Mar 2009 09:45:08 +0000 Mat Tomaszewski 
<mat.tomaszewski at> wrote:
>Scott Kitterman wrote:
>> On Fri, 27 Feb 2009 21:06:30 +0000 Matthew Paul Thomas 
<mpt at> 
>> wrote:
>>> Please do not blame the Desktop Experience team for everything -- they
>>> are just implementing what the Design team asks them to. :-)
>> Please don't just pass the buck.  These details of Canonical's internal 
>> organization are opaque to the community and really irrelevant.
>> If you don't have the authority to address usability regressions, then 
>> please let the community know who does and ask them to join this 
>Just to clarify - both Matthew and myself *are* members of the Design 
>team, not the DX team. Therefore we are amongst those directly 
>responsible for some decisions that have been taken regarding the U-M 
>and are not passing any bucks - actually exact opposite :)
OK.  Thanks for clearing that aspect of it up.

The distinctions between various bits of Canonical's internal org chart 
really are quite a subtle point to expect outsiders to understand or 

Scott K

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