GNOME Panel dropped in 11.10

Manish Sinha at
Thu May 5 20:28:24 UTC 2011

On 05/05/2011 09:22 AM, Bilal Akhtar wrote:
> Hello there!
> As you've said, in Ubuntu 11.10 users will have the option to install
> GNOME 3 + Shell instead of Unity. One thing to note is that GNOME Panel
> hasn't died (yet), its still being actively developed as a GNOME Shell
> fallback for systems with GPUs not being able to run GNOME Shell. GNOME
> Panel 3 will be in the Ubuntu repositories in 11.10.

Bilal, I don't think it will be maintained for a long time. Once they
find that most of the people have migrated, they might stop maintaining
it. AFAIK this is the plan. If you can get this cross-checked.


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