Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 2nd Nov 2012 23:16 UTC, submitted by kragil
Window Managers "Enlightenment is one of the oldest open source desktop projects in existence. With E17, the developers are gearing up to their latest release, an occasion that has been a long time in the making. The word is that the team will make some announcements at the EFL Developer Day taking place as part of Linuxcon Europe on 5 November. With a release likely being close at hand, The H spoke to project leader Carsten 'Rasterman' Haitzler about how the desktop environment has been progressing and what the goals are for the project."
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by ssokolow on Sat 3rd Nov 2012 00:27 UTC
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My biggest issue with E17 is that they are doing a terrible job of selling it.

The website has all this pretty, fancy talk about how great it is, but there's no obvious way to "See More...". No links to screenshots, no example code, and no more in-depth description of it.

It's as if they're pretending to be some fly by night operation to hide the fact that they've actually got something good and worthwhile.

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