Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 22nd Sep 2005 15:51 UTC, submitted by William Lahti
Linux The first snapshot release of Komodo, a next-generation Linux/.NET-based operating system, is now available. "A new desktop environment codenamed Dagon is now being developed with [D-Bus, Composite, Linux 2.6] to bring a new face of Linux to users. The environment is being developed around the Emotion graphics/UI toolkit to best make use of these new display and communication technologies as well as to provide a solid and useable interface for casual users." Get the latest snapshots from their FTP servers. Read more information for developers, users and enterprise users.
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UI?
by Martin on Thu 22nd Sep 2005 16:59 UTC
Martin
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2005-07-06

Wow SkyOS called, they want their UI back. Is it just me, or do they look similar?

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RE: UI?
by wazoox on Thu 22nd Sep 2005 20:40 in reply to "UI?"
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2005-07-14

I don't care, SkyOS is quite nice BUT it's 1) proprietary 2) there aren't any apps. Komodo is 1) GPL 2) compatible with Linux apps.

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RE: UI?
by on Thu 22nd Sep 2005 23:48 in reply to "UI?"
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It's more similiar to OS X's I think. Far more similiar. Not that SkyOS wasn't inspired by OSX as well...

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RE: UI?
by fury on Fri 23rd Sep 2005 15:19 in reply to "UI?"
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2005-09-23

Only the actual contents of the windows is ours and the UI stuff there is just a theme to test it. The look and indeed layout of all the UI stuff can be changed with a new theme plugin. Besides, I've never even looked at SkyOS screenshots: this is just what came out when I tried to use a PDF like API to build a theme engine.

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