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: CSbinmano
by Mike on Sun 10th Oct 2004 18:28 UTC

Also: why not put some pressure on the GNOME project itself to come up with a saner solution? Maybe then, no DE would need to be dropped.

That is a really good idea actually. The Gnome developers are a pretty vocal bunch of coders though, so they probably know the deficiencies of their software.

RE: SoulMaster KDE is good as a windows clone and it's definitely snappier than Gnome. but Gnome has a much better potential of surpassing Windows, while KDE at best will Equal windows.