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Slashdot: Rasterman leaves Red Hat

May 31, 1999, 19:22 (27 Talkback[s])

"I am so glad to get out of ths [sic] creativity-stifling environemnt [sic] of RHAD LABS - away from certain people there who see E and its userbase as what I can literally quote them saying a "festering crowd".

"I've tolerated this attitude towards E users for way too long. I do not envisage much future support from Red Hat for Enlightenment - they have been itching to get rid of E and will as soon as they can. I don't much care. They can do whatever they like - and I wish them all the best but I do not fit in there. E does not fit in there. They want a windows clone distribution and OS. I do not. They don't believe users really count - corporates and "partners" count and what they percieve [sic] as the "business world that wants an exact windows clone" counts."

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