Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sun 10th Oct 2004 05:47 UTC, submitted by Andrew
Slackware, Slax This is a message from Patrick Volkerding in regards to his thoughts on Gnome and Slackware. It was originally posted on the Dropline Gnome Forum. Editor's note: Pat has made similar comments to me as well regarding Gnome's bugs and maintainance problems.
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Re: Sean (IP: ---.lax1-4.15.157.215.lax1.dsl-verizon.net)
by CaptainPinko on Sun 10th Oct 2004 07:53 UTC

The problems building and maintaining GNOME on just about any Linux distro out there extends from the fact that there is no set standard of how a Linux system should be constructed.

http://www.pathname.com/fhs/announce-2.3.html I know SuSE follows it (I'm pretty damn sure.).