[Mageia-discuss] Mageia review with bad experience

Michael Scherer misc at zarb.org
Mon Oct 10 23:31:06 CEST 2011

Le lundi 10 octobre 2011 à 17:40 +0200, Romain d'Alverny a écrit :
> On Sun, Oct 9, 2011 at 16:34, Frank Griffin <ftg at roadrunner.com> wrote:
> > The goal should be rather that the user has less or no *need* to look at the
> > help.  But it needs to be there for safety and comfort.
> Yes, that's the point. Making the installer so the user can be
> confident enough into it and shouldn't have to call for help (then
> installer "story" would then anticipate potential fears). And still
> make help available as a last resort.

But the installer can mess the disk. So it has to be scary enough so
people stop and think about what they do.

That's the principle that were behind drakx explained to me in 2003 at
Mandrake, and it made sense.

Michael Scherer

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