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Finding the happy medium in FOSS

Posted by: Anonymous [ip:] on February 03, 2008 11:56 PM
> "Normal" users want their computers to just work, and this is pounded into the Linux community over and over again.

PROTIP: Any general purpose computer program designed to be shared with the public __WILL be inadequate to somebody__.

This means that it is very likely that NOBODY will find a general purpose software system that will "just work out of the box". In order for it to work for the user, software should be changed to fit the requirements. If the user does not know how to do this, they should get help from someone who does.


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