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Gnome "At the Tizen conference this week in San Francisco, Intel showed off an Intel Ultrabook running their next-generation Tizen 3.0 platform that's using a shell/desktop derived from GNOME 3.x."
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RE[4]: Why GTK?
by Lobotomik on Tue 28th May 2013 13:13 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Why GTK?"
Lobotomik
Member since:
2006-01-03

Mmm, please, let me reword:

Because it is extremely wordy and convoluted while Qt is easy?

Edited 2013-05-28 13:15 UTC

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RE[5]: Why GTK?
by Hiev on Tue 28th May 2013 15:23 in reply to "RE[4]: Why GTK?"
Hiev Member since:
2005-09-27

"extremely wordy" is not a valid reason to discard a toolkit, I could write your statement as "it makes code easier to read", now convoluted? how so?.

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RE[6]: Why GTK?
by Nelson on Tue 28th May 2013 16:57 in reply to "RE[5]: Why GTK?"
Nelson Member since:
2005-11-29

Yes it is. If there is more developer friction in getting up and running vs another technology, its a legitimate complaint.

Qt may not be perfect, but you can be plenty more expressive using Qt than you can using GTK.

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