Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 14th Mar 2011 18:59 UTC
Talk, Rumors, X Versus Y And over the weekend, the saga regarding Canonical, GNOME, and KDE has continued. Lots of comments all over the web, some heated, some well-argued, some wholly indifferent. Most interestingly, Jeff Waugh and Dave Neary have elaborated on GNOME's position after the initial blog posts by Shuttleworth and Seigo, providing a more coherent look at GNOME's side of the story.
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phoenix
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2005-07-11

* For core GNOME components, providing deep integration with other


Wow. Just. Wow. That line right there sums up the entire issue with GNOME.

Other DEs will bend over backward in order to make things work nicely with GNOME. And what does GNOME want to do make things work nicely with other DEs?

Absolutely nothing.

And until that attitude changes, there's really nothing to discuss.

Just, wow. [shakes head]

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phoenix Member since:
2005-07-11

Hrm, seems I chopped off the quote:

* For core GNOME components, providing deep integration with other desktops is probably a non-starter

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