Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 27th Nov 2011 22:07 UTC, submitted by Nooone
Linux So, it's no secret that the Linux desktop - at least, the GNOME-side of things - is a bit in a state of disarray. Unity hasn't exactly gone down well with a lot of people, and GNOME 3, too, hasn't been met with universal praise. So, what to do? Linux Mint, currently one of the most popular Linux distributions out there, thinks they are on to the solution with their latest release, Linux Mint 12.
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RE: Lessons learned
by silviucc on Mon 28th Nov 2011 09:09 UTC in reply to "Lessons learned"
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Actually, Canonical does have the resources to make Unity good, they seem to lack the time. There's also the compiz piece of the puzzle. They have to work on that too.

One year for a project like that is not enough.

I'm currently on 10.04 but also have a seperate HDD for testing new distros. After a few weeks of XFCEs, KDEs and Gnome3s, I came crawling back to my 10.04 desktop.

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