Why does Xubuntu desktop look like GNOME?

Pekka Kujansuu pekuja at gmail.com
Mon May 1 11:04:22 UTC 2006

On Mon, 2006-05-01 at 14:00 +0300, Jani Monoses wrote:
> On 5/1/06, |^ `/ () () | ( (-) | <ryooichi at gmail.com> wrote:
>         Installed Xubuntu 6.06 Beta the other day... first thought
>         was: Why does Xubuntu desktop (panels) look like GNOME... as
>         opposed to a more standard XFCE desktop ?
> I think the ubuntu/gnome like layout is more intuitive than what the
> standard xfce desktop is using.

Have you discussed this with the XFCE developers? I'm sure they have
some reason for why the current standard XFCE desktop is how it is.

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