Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 11th Oct 2007 22:25 UTC
Mandriva, Mandrake, Lycoris Earlier this week, Mandriva released Mandriva Linux 2008.0, the latest version of their flagship Linux distribution. Mandriva was so kind as to provide me with a copy of Mandriva Linux 2008.0 PowerPack, the commercial version. Back when it was named Mandrake, it was my first ever Linux distribution (I bought a Linux magazine), so I have always had a special place for Mandriva. Read on for a review.
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Blending QT and GTK+
by dylansmrjones on Fri 12th Oct 2007 00:44 UTC
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Well, I for one think it is a great idea to blend QT and GTK+ applications. With one (but very important) caveat: The developers must make sure that QT and GTK+ applications are as consistent as possible. This is easier with QT4 and GTK+2 than QT3 and GTK+2.

And considering the unified menubar in KDE in Mandriva they probably should've used the unofficial GTK+ patch (which btw. works fine for most apps). But I'm afraid hell freezes over before the GTK+-devs will incorporate an option for unified menubars.

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