Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 7th Sep 2009 22:38 UTC, submitted by EvilWells
Debian and its clones Developer Frans Pop, author of debtree, posted an article showing the evolution in size of the GNOME desktop environment in recent Debian releases. The picture he paints isn't particularly pretty: the default GNOME install has increased drastically in size over the years.
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Whoa, hold on there ...
by Mark Williamson on Tue 8th Sep 2009 12:44 UTC
Mark Williamson
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2005-07-06

Debian's packages + deps have got bigger, so GNOME is too big? Has anyone definitively proved that GNOME is to blame in the first place, as opposed to changing packaging policies?

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