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

Jozsef jzfk9 at
Thu Jan 21 07:24:25 UTC 2010

On Thu, 21 Jan 2010 11:00:41 +0400, Johnneylee Rollins  
<johnneylee.rollins at> wrote:

> On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 10:54 PM, Jozsef <jzfk9 at> wrote:
>> On Thu, 21 Jan 2010 06:56:56 +0400, Andrew Farris <flyindragon1 at>
>> wrote:
>>> 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
> God forbid you actually compile your own linux distro and learn all
> the work that goes into it.
> They might not be as good as another team, but they are ahead of you.
> It is your choice which distro to use, but I wouldn't say that one
> group sucks because they are behind another.
> With that logic, you suck the worst and hardest because not only are
> you not a terrble developer, you aren't anything but a user.
> Just a thought. My 2 Kroners.
> ~SpaceGhost

That's right, but at least I don't hate any human being nor nation.


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Revelation 14:7

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