Re: Call for a new operating system

From: Gary Schenk (
Date: 01/19/04

Date: 19 Jan 2004 09:39:56 -0800 (Tobias Skytte) wrote in message news:<>...

> IMHO there is a big problem that is preventing linux from becomming
> mainstream and that is the difficulty in installing applications.


> I don't see why computers shouldnt be made easy to use. I think that
> the above mentioned install nightmares are often because the
> programmer is too lazy to make a installation script that takes care
> of checking dependencies and so on.

> Regards,
> Tobias Skytte