Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 13th May 2010 18:39 UTC, submitted by hotice
Gnome The problem with just about every virtual desktop implementation is just that - they're virtual. This means that beyond the ability to move windows to specific desktops, you're still looking at exactly the same desktop, no matter what virtual desktop number you switched to. A mockup for GNOME Shell is trying to take the virtual out of virtual desktop.
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RE[3]: Comment by senicar
by mgl.branco on Fri 14th May 2010 13:27 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by senicar"
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This is what activities are supposed to be in KDE (basically this is the vision we laid out 3 years ago) and Nepomuk is being adapted to provide ontologies for it.

Yeah. I thought we were progressing towards content semantic desktops and not, like this proposal, sticking file based desktops. It makes no sense to me having multiple Desktop folders: I use no Desktop folder or use it as a download, rubbish bin folder. I think most people does the same and that it make sense no more: semantic desktops are the way to go, IMHO.

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