Linked by Eugenia Loli on Fri 20th Sep 2002 02:15 UTC
Mandriva, Mandrake, Lycoris A few months ago we wrote a full review of the Lycoris Desktop/LX operating system, but many releases happened since then and some things have changed. The Lycoris folks sent us the latest official version (+ online patches), we tested it, and here is what we think about it.
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Re: X
by rajan r on Fri 20th Sep 2002 10:47 UTC

Its is easy to find solutions to problems like in speed (a Xfree problem, BTW), features, fonts, and the list goes on and on. But it is impossible to correct one of the most worse fundamental design decision by X (from the early ages of X1 to X11). The lack of standard UI widgets. This causes UI inconsistency as different solutions came out to fix the problem.