Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 19th Nov 2005 16:52 UTC, submitted by chrishaney
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu The first preview release of (K)Ubuntu 6.04 Dapper Drake has been released. You can download Ubuntu here, and Kubuntu here. Screenshots can be found here and here.
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RE[5]: Disappointment
by on Sun 20th Nov 2005 14:50 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: Disappointment"

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its the ordinary average users that are the important people.

While I agree on the idea that the non geek people need to be targeted, please do not use the word average in this context. I always have to think about the mathematical average, which clearly has no meaning in this context.

(What is the average of a man and a women? Or a secretary and an accountant? ;-)

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RE[6]: Disappointment
by on Sun 20th Nov 2005 15:02 in reply to "RE[5]: Disappointment"
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"I always have to think about the mathematical average, which clearly has no meaning in this context."

that doesn't apply because the mathematical average is ALWAYS referred to as the mean in a mathematical context, which OS News clearly isn't.

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