Canonical Ubuntu splits from GNOME over design issues

Fred A. Miller fmiller at
Thu Oct 28 03:59:19 UTC 2010

*Canonical Ubuntu splits from GNOME over design issues*

Canonical shook the Linux world yesterday when it announced that the
next version of Ubuntu -- "Natty Narwhal," or version 11.04 -- will no
longer use the GNOME interface by default. Instead, Natty will feature
Unity, the multitouch and 3D-enabled interface that made its debut
earlier this month in the distribution's netbook edition of Maverick
Meerkat, or Ubuntu 10.10. *Read More*

"Those who hammer their guns into plows will plow for those who do not."
Thomas Jefferson

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