Usage has halved, people are not happy with the change. People want to be able to use the DE they used and loved for years, I dont see how you cannot grasp this?
It shows a level of selfishness.
I think very few people would argue that GS MUST BE REMOVED COMPLETELY, but then again for the same people the dropping of fallback mode was the last straw.
Why not give people the empowerment of choice? I Really cannot grasp why anyone such as yourself would argue so passionately against this idea.
But the crux of the matter is people have had plenty of time to find something else, gnome usage having halved I think many of them have done if you hadnt noticed