Canonical Ubuntu splits from GNOME over design issues

Robert Spanjaard spamtrap at
Fri Oct 29 13:29:28 UTC 2010

On Thu, 28 Oct 2010 23:35:39 -0400, Rashkae wrote:

> On 10-10-28 11:20 PM, Rashkae wrote:
>> No, no it did not originate from Windows at all... I once saw an Amiga
>> from the 80's that had an interface identical to Windows 95.. I know it
>> didn't originate from Amiga either, but that's as early as my
>> experience goes with the Start Menu Bottom left thing.
> A bit of research later and I think I have to retract my words.  Clearly
> my memory has a short in it somewhere.  Please disregard, or feel free
> to flame my bit bucket.

Ofcourse, it did have the wonderful ToolsDaemon since 1991, which could 
extend the top menu bar with Start-menu functionality.

Regards, Robert                            

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