[TriLUG] RedHat 8.0: What's the big deal? (was: Get more out of your Red Hat 8.0)
crimsun at email.unc.edu
Wed Oct 9 12:55:18 EDT 2002
On Wed, Oct 09, 2002 at 09:23:53AM -0400, Benjamin Reed wrote:
> So I guess I don't understand what all the hubbub is about. When I had
> first read all of the discussions on it, I leaned towards the "they're
> ruining KDE" side. After seeing the results, it all just seems way too
> blown-out-of-proportion to me. The KDE guys made things GPL
> *specifically so people have the right to do changes just like these*.
> None of the changes "break" KDE, all they're doing is trying to minimize
> the basic cosmetic/UI differences between Gnome and KDE, and I think
> they succeeded without trivializing either desktop system.
I have to agree. The consistency is a /good/ thing. Thank you /. FUD.
*sigh* Even my folks, who barely really like Win98, find the layout
uniform and comfortable. I think /that/ says a lot.
Dan Chen crimsun at email.unc.edu
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