Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 7th Apr 2011 18:30 UTC, submitted by Megatux
Gnome Ars has reviewed GNOME 3.0, and concludes: "The solid technical work that has been done under the hood really complements the new user experience features in GNOME 3.0. Despite some of the gaps in the feature set, I think that the environment and the new shell is a good starting point for building something even better. The GNOME contributors will be able to iterate on the design and move it forward in future updates."
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RE: Soooo ....
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Fri 8th Apr 2011 02:12 UTC in reply to "Soooo ...."
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I think that is as accurate as calling Emacs bloated and Vi[m] streamlined.

I don't think KDE is for super-tweak-a-holics anymore. Mainly because tweaking isn't just for tweaking sake anymore. With KDE 4.x, you have real flexibility to dramatically change real behavior and real appearance.

Gnome 3 is so different that I don't think its as successful being a simple system with sane defaults. Its too different to conform to how people think it should work, because people have never worked that way before.

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