Bug #257... what do we do ?

purslow at sympatico.ca purslow at sympatico.ca
Fri Jul 16 23:13:58 CEST 2004

040715 Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> personally, i like it.  there's always an adjustment period for new 
> things like this - people not sure where the config files are, etc.,
> and it'll die down after more and more people intuitively know
> that the .config directory is there.
> i think cutting down on clutter in homedir dotfiles and dotdirectories
> is a worthy goal.  i have 283 dotfiles/dirs in my home directory
> and i'd love it if a lot of them would use .config.

as a mere user, i would certainly welcome everyone adopting this standard.

> _someone_ has to start using it before it gets used.
> if the idea has merit, why shouldn't that someone be us?

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