Linked by Eugenia Loli on Mon 17th Mar 2003 22:49 UTC
Graphics, User Interfaces So many operating systems and so many graphical desktop environments... This article is a comparison of the UI and usability of several Desktop Environments (DEs), that have been widely used, admired and reviled: Windows XP Luna, BeOS 6 (Dano/Zeta), Mac OS X Aqua and Unix's KDE and Gnome. Read on which one got our best score on our long term test and usage.
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RE: Review based on similar hardware???
by Eugenia on Tue 18th Mar 2003 03:25 UTC

>How about trying to run your reviews on the same hardware wherever possible? Obviously you should be able to run Gnome vs. KDE vs. XP on the same machine. I'm not sure if BeOS

This is ONLY relevant for the Speed category. And YES, I have **EIGHT** OSes on that machine (dual celeron 533), including all the above you mentioned with their DEs. And also I have **9** more machines in my office, playing with many OSes over time. Remember, this is a long time testing, including experiences from many machines AND a single machine.