[arch-general] Systemd : Analysis of reactions of Users

Antoine Jardin antoine.jardin at gmail.com
Thu Jul 26 07:11:14 EDT 2012

I'd like to know how many "basic unskilled" users have noticed when
fedora moved to systemd ?
That should be a good way to inform the community about this technical switch.



2012/7/26 Ralf Mardorf <ralf.mardorf at alice-dsl.net>:
> On Thu, 2012-07-26 at 12:31 +0200, Alexandre Ferrando wrote:
>> On 26 July 2012 12:07, Ralf Mardorf <ralf.mardorf at alice-dsl.net> wrote:
>> > I don't claim to be an expert, I already mentioned that I'm a dummy. So
>> > again: Is Linux in the future for experts only?
>> >
>> Arch has always been targeted towards a competent userbase, if you're
>> not that kind of person, there's still distros that don't require you
>> to tinker with your system (ubuntu, fedora, suse, mint, mandriva /
>> mageia etc...)
> I run Ubuntu, Debian, Suse and Arch. Until now I'm able to handle this,
> but I don't know any German city or company using Linux anymore ... of
> course, there are a few exceptions, I'm aware of them. Arch is the less
> painful distro I know, so the recommendation to switch to another
> distro, especially to distros I already use is stupid.
> Did you ever take a look how many men and how many women are subscribed
> to Linux mailing lists? ... Sorry, I tend to become OT, but back to the
> topic. Are you and some others really interested in getting an OS for
> everybody, or do you enjoy to be one of the few experts?
> I'm not against systemd, I just wish to be able to get some explanation,
> in German!
> Thank you for the links you'll send me, that are understandable and
> short enough so that everybody is able to read and understand them
> within three hours.
> Regards,
> Ralf

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