Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 8th Nov 2012 20:54 UTC, submitted by Elv13
Gnome "Theme development is a tedious and difficult task, and for the GTK devs to be so careless in breaking their API at every turn disrespects the many hours people put into making themes for it. [...] I was given to believe that this breakage stems from a Microsoft-like climate of preventing users from customizing their systems, and deliberately breaking the work of others so that your 'brand' is the best. Anytime I hear the word 'brand' being used in Linux, I know something valuable is being poisoned." I find the tone of this one a bit too harsh and overly negative at times, but his point still stands.
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by Hiev on Fri 9th Nov 2012 15:02 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: ..."
Hiev
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2005-09-27

Blah, blah blah, You obviously haven't read the mailing list and you are just trying to spread the dust, it's ok, i would do the same if I were as ignorant as you, and themes are so overrated, of course, it is fun for 15 years old who like to customise their desktops instead of doing something productive with them, btw, are you even a developer anyway? I don't think so.

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