Ubuntu Studio 11.10 UI discussion. GNOME3, Unity, XFCE and Studiousers workflow.

C K coryisatm at gmail.com
Sun Apr 10 23:06:33 UTC 2011

On Sun, Apr 10, 2011 at 6:36 PM, Ricardo Lameiro
<ricardolameiro at gmail.com> wrote:
> I like the idea of a XFCE shift.
> I lightweight, unobtrusive and streamlined desktop

Well, I'm unsure of how "lightweight" it is anymore. But it will
surely offer a more smooth transition for Studio users.

> but with all the
> capabilities needed. Xfce has a big "fan base" and i don't see why
> people would oppose the change from Unity / Gnome 3 to XFCE. Both of
> this new "shells" rely heavily on 3D rendering technology and demand
> more system resources. Resources that a "studio user" needs to do
> his/her work.
> Cory, there are people like Ricardo LaFuente and Ana Carvalho
> (http://blog.manufacturaindependente.org) editors of the Libre
> graphics magazine http://libregraphicsmag.com , that maybe would want
> to help on the design effort.

In what way do you think they would want to help with design? Do you know them?

-Cory K.

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