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In data martedì 23 novembre 2010 10:21:08, Sveinn í Felli ha scritto:

Þann þri 23.nóv 2010 02:17, skrifaði Michael Wheatland:
On Tue, Nov 23, 2010 at 11:41 AM, Robert Holtzman<>  wrote:
On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 10:31:58PM +0100, Rene Engelhard wrote:
On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 02:28:54PM -0700, Robert Holtzman wrote:
open to learning a *few* new things, it is extremely user friendly.
There is, however, a segment of the population that actively resists
learning *anything*.

And that's a problem.

I would say that's *the* problem.
Bob Holtzman

The message does not seem to be getting through here.
Simply: This type of personal criticism is unacceptable in the
LibreOffice community.

Maybe this can serve as a warning; we should carefully hurry
to put up more specialised communication channels (avoiding
group isolation but still minimizing similar clashes). I see
the argument made by Rene as somewhat valid - but only in a
certain context.
Which it is not on the [tdf-discuss] list but might be on an
[tdf-devel-discuss] list (although some manners could be

It's quite surreal to see some power users/developers not
seeing or refusing to see that the whole concept of the
software in question IS a big metaphor: Office.
And its users are using GUIs and other metaphors for
handling the software; for even the most capable of them the
CLI is at best scary.


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