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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Legal action
by Bascule on Thu 22nd Sep 2005 19:06 UTC
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> Isn't Komodo the name of ActiveState's (commercial) IDE? Why cause confusion and risk legal action?

Considering the look is blatently stolen from OS X, I don't think they've really considered the legal ramifications of anything they're doing.

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RE: Legal action
by on Fri 23rd Sep 2005 11:39 in reply to "Legal action"
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Well, there's nothing illegal about copying the look and feel, perhaps with the exception of in the USA. But who cares about that. The world isn't centered about obscure american laws.

kristian AT herkild DOT dk

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