Discussion: GIMP in the default seed
dabeor at gmail.com
Wed Jan 28 22:48:08 UTC 2015
Agreed. The learning curve is too steep for a default editor. If there
isn't a good replacement for a default editor, it should be dropped.
On Jan 28, 2015 4:37 PM, "Jackson Doak" <noskcaj at ubuntu.com> wrote:
> I'd prefer we dropped gimp, it's a bit too big and complex for the default
> install. maybe a lighter editor would be nice though.
> On Thu, Jan 29, 2015 at 9:29 AM, Pasi Lallinaho <pasi at shimmerproject.org>
>> Since we are discussing about other choices in the default seed already,
>> it feels like the perfect time to bring yet another discussion to the table:
>> Do we want to keep shipping GIMP?
>> For some background, the team has discussed the issue  and gone
>> through various simpler alternatives  for GIMP a few times* in the past,
>> but no suitable candidate was found.
>> Do we think there is a suitable, light and easy-to-use alternative for
>> GIMP now? Should we simply drop GIMP altogether and not replace it?
>>  https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/xubuntu-devel/2011-July/007864.html
>>  https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Xubuntu/Roadmap/Specifications/Oneiric/
>> * Most of this isn't archived in an easy-to-access way
>> Pasi Lallinaho (knome) » http://open.knome.fi/
>> Leader of Shimmer Project » http://shimmerproject.org/
>> Ubuntu member, Xubuntu Website Lead » http://xubuntu.org/
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