[maemo-community] Command line apps & Extras

From: David Greaves david at dgreaves.com
Date: Thu Nov 26 14:15:18 EET 2009
On Thu, 2009-11-26 at 12:33 +0100, Jeremiah Foster wrote:
> On Nov 26, 2009, at 12:03, Roald de Vries wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > On Nov 25, 2009, at 11:24 PM, Valerio Valerio wrote:
> >> Please share your opinion, we need to decide about this asap.
> > 
> > Maemo's biggest competitive edge (compared to for example the iPhone)  
> > is the freedom it offers to its users. From that point of view the CLI  
> > apps should definitely be available.
> It's not that the CLI apps will be available - of course they will - it is user experience, or as the meme calls it: UX.
> From a user perspective, CLI tools break the UX. I say keep them only available through apt-get.

And what would you use for an app 'browser'?

In general I want to keep them away from 'end users' and keep them
trivially accessible by power users. I (almost) like HAM.


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