Mint developers sucks (was Re: Switching a friend to Ubuntu)

Jozsef jzfk9 at
Thu Jan 21 06:54:03 UTC 2010

On Thu, 21 Jan 2010 06:56:56 +0400, Andrew Farris <flyindragon1 at>  

> On Wed, 2010-01-20 at 19:55 +0200, Dotan Cohen wrote:
>> > You can modify the Ubuntu desktop to make it similar like MS.  
>> Windows...
>> > Wants easy? Just use LinuxMint!
>> >
>> One of the developers of Linux Mint personally insulted me and my
>> nation. He also specifically asked that we do not use Linux Mint. I
>> really don't know why he releases his software under the GPL, then,
>> but in any case I will respect his wishes and not use his software.
>> Nor do I recommend it to others.
> Just out of curiosity, I'd like to know what happened, ad I've recently
> been considering using Mint, but I dont want to get involved with a
> community that likes to ostracize users (thats what MS is for). If you'd
> prefer, you can email me off-list to continue that particular
> discussion... and if you don't want to, that's also fine. Let me know.

Same here. I just tried Mint few days ago. The live CD version and it  
looks nice, but after this information from Dotan I will just forget about  
it. Will try Ultimate Edition 2.5 or Super OS 9.10 or something like that  
:) Maybe even Fedora or Mandriva :P


"Fear God, and give Him glory, because the hour of His judgment has  
Revelation 14:7

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