Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 17th Jan 2011 22:00 UTC, submitted by daev
Xfce Okay so it took them two years, but hey, good things come to those who wait. The Xfce team has finally released version 4.8 of their Gtk+-based desktop environment. This release contains a lot of work under the hood, as well as a number of new features.
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RE: Well...
by DOSguy on Tue 18th Jan 2011 01:40 UTC in reply to "Well..."
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I believe this is because the lack of vision the people behind Xfce have.

They probably aren't trying to be a desktop environment for the masses. They could pick a better name and focus on gaining more popularity, but why should they really?
Being smaller has advantages. I would prefer a small, loyal and contributing user-base over Ubuntu's large user-base anytime!

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