No, the community isn't largely opposed to this. Nor are they largely for this.
Us few arguing aren't the large community. There are quite a numerous number of people who generally don't care.
Do you see them on the forum? do you see them complaining in game? or did they just realize, "oh, its more, guess I gotta get a few more credits" and just continue playing.
So you decided to ignore a sample and that's supposed to make a convincing argument? your thinking may need some adapting, or is it evolving, I'm not sure which one you wanted to use this time.