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Mar 01, 2010, 00:02 (0 Talkback[s])

"Kendall Weaver worked on an LXDE edition of Linux Mint and his latest ISO was approved for a release by Exploder. It's currently waiting my approval and the team and I are discussing what our strategy should be in regards to "Community Editions". These editions are tested and released in the exact same way as the main edition and they meet the same quality requirements. According to reviews and the general feedback we're getting about them they're quite popular. The label "community" undermines them though, not that "community" is pejorative or anything, but it makes them look "non-official". The only significant difference between the main edition and the community editions is simply the fact that their maintainers are benevolent volunteers who work on them in their spare time."

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