Linked by David Adams on Wed 3rd Aug 2011 16:10 UTC, submitted by Sin2x
Gnome Linus Torvalds piped up in the comments of a Google+ posting by Linux kernel hacker Dave Jones to air his true feelings about Gnome 3: "it's not that I have rendering problems with gnome3 (although I do have those too), it's that the user experience of Gnome3 even without rendering problems is unacceptable." People care what Linus thinks, and when he ditched KDE for Gnome a couple of years ago, people took note. Now he's using Xfce.
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RE[3]: I've switched.
by shotsman on Wed 3rd Aug 2011 18:09 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: I've Switched"
shotsman
Member since:
2005-07-22

Right.

It is perfect for RIGHT HANDED PEOPLE.

I use the mouse in my LEFT HAND

Whoever designed that load of codswallop needs to be taken out and thrashed with a buggy whip. They must be right handed (or a German)

I'm pretty ambidextrous but using a mouse in my right hand? forget it. It just don't work.

Gnome 2 for me all the way.

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RE[4]: I've switched.
by boudewijn on Wed 3rd Aug 2011 18:41 in reply to "RE[3]: I've switched."
boudewijn Member since:
2006-03-05

I'm left-handed as well, and both my tablet and my mouse are on the left side of my keyboard. And you know what? I haven't got a single problem using KDE. I haven't even used systemsettings to set my mouse to the left-handed button order. I'm completely in the dark what you can be complaining about.

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RE[5]: I've switched.
by nej_simon on Wed 3rd Aug 2011 19:39 in reply to "RE[4]: I've switched."
nej_simon Member since:
2011-02-11

I'm left-handed as well, and both my tablet and my mouse are on the left side of my keyboard. And you know what? I haven't got a single problem using KDE. I haven't even used systemsettings to set my mouse to the left-handed button order. I'm completely in the dark what you can be complaining about.


He was replying to a post about unity, what does it have to do with KDE?

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