Linked by Eugenia Loli on Sat 15th Jan 2005 02:09 UTC, submitted by Paul Best
Slackware, Slax On a recent IRC discussion Pat discussed Slackware's future and the restructuring that will happen for Slackware 11. Regarding the removal of Gnome from Slackware, he said: "GNOME is not easy to build into packages, lacks decent documentation to build, and requires many undocumented system changes for things to work 100%".
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RE: blah
by Anonymous on Sat 15th Jan 2005 22:58 UTC

You've obviously never built GNOME or KDE. KDE is extremely easy and uncomplicated to build, it just takes a long time. GNOME, on the other hand, is the exact opposite while still taking a long time to build.