Linked by dampfmaschinen on Mon 3rd Mar 2014 23:39 UTC
X11, Window Managers

CDE 2.2.1 has been released on March 1. The release includes various bugfixes, a NetBSD port and improvement for UTF-8 locales with a new Greek UTF-8 translation.

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RE: CDE?
by shiny on Tue 4th Mar 2014 07:41 UTC in reply to "CDE?"
shiny
Member since:
2005-08-09

I do.

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RE[2]: CDE?
by Hayoo! on Tue 4th Mar 2014 08:25 in reply to "RE: CDE?"
Hayoo! Member since:
2013-04-13

Would you mind sharing why?

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RE[3]: CDE?
by shiny on Tue 4th Mar 2014 09:26 in reply to "RE[2]: CDE?"
shiny Member since:
2005-08-09

Well, first of all in spite of people saying "noone" or "everyone" without providing an argument. It's my pet peeve. I think we're professional enough to keep some assertiveness in our communication.

Secondly, I personally find it interesting that the project which sparked KDE (it's name was intended as a wordplay on the CDE) is still maintained, at least at it's glacial pace. Together with still existing development of WindowMaker it gives some perspective on window managers in general, and their progress.

Call me old fashioned, but I find that fascinating. Also, I still use WM on my older laptop.

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RE[2]: CDE?
by Lobotomik on Tue 4th Mar 2014 09:06 in reply to "RE: CDE?"
Lobotomik Member since:
2006-01-03

The rudeness above notwithstanding, really, I would be interested to know. What sort of systems and software uses CDE today?

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RE[3]: CDE?
by lucas_maximus on Tue 4th Mar 2014 11:16 in reply to "RE[2]: CDE?"
lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

Solaris?

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