Anyone interested in a "GNOME 2 look and feel" remix?

Colin Watson cjwatson at
Wed Oct 23 16:57:49 UTC 2013

On Wed, Oct 23, 2013 at 01:29:23PM +0100, Liam Proven wrote:
> On 23 October 2013 09:41, Ben Tinner <bentinner at> wrote:
> > I am planning to create a new Ubuntu remix based on the MATE Desktop
> > Environment.
> >
> > This new remix will bring the GNOME 2 look and feel to the power and
> > stability of Ubuntu.
> >
> > Is anyone interested in this project?
> I suggest that you go and talk to these guys, who did it 18mth ago:
> Find out why they've not updated it, or perhaps take over their
> project and revive it...

And ideally get the relevant sets of packages into Debian.  There are
interested people there too, and it would make a lot of sense not to do
most of the work twice.

Colin Watson                                       [cjwatson at]

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