[OpenIndiana-discuss] Gnome and the future

Peter Tribble peter.tribble at gmail.com
Wed Oct 31 14:23:35 UTC 2012

On Tue, Oct 30, 2012 at 5:27 PM, låzaro <netadmin at lex-sa.cu> wrote:
> Hi all, as many people don't wanna see, gnome future is like a submarine
> without roof. So, my question. What about make the new gnome's fork as
> default desktop enviroment, just like is making linux mint. OI always
> have the step in the next time. That project look like very good with a
> lot of good toys...

Creating a private fork of a major desktop environment seems
like a huge amount of effort.

Why not pick a different desktop? Personally, I like Xfce, it's
actively maintained and does a pretty good job of being
cross-platform, apart from being a decent environment in its
own right.

-Peter Tribble
http://www.petertribble.co.uk/ - http://ptribble.blogspot.com/

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