@daniel01 We can only realistically support the distributions that we sell on our hardware. Providing support for every distribution would be a nightmare for the engineering and quality assistance teams. QA already has to test every new pull request on Pop 18.04, Pop 19.04, and Ubuntu 18.04 (if provided for Ubuntu).
Installing a different distribution means you know what you're doing. Luckily, compiling and packaging our software on other distributions is easy to do. Everything's on GitHub.
@self You underestimate the level of work that is required to package, QA, and maintain.
Of each of the software repositories that we build packages for, the CI server will build packages for each of the supported targets for every commit to a branch.
QA then has to test these packages on every supported release, on all of our hardware, before merging a merge request. Even supporting the targets that we support right now consumes a lot of our available resources.
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