Why does Xubuntu desktop look like GNOME?

Mauro Parra mauropm at gmail.com
Wed May 17 16:50:24 UTC 2006

On 5/1/06, Jani Monoses <jani.monoses at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Gnome Ubuntu either. They do their own thing. What is Xubuntu's thing?
> >
> 1) to be as light as possible given that gtk2, Xorg and the default ubuntu
> base are not especially light
> 2) to be as simple to use as possible

Totally agree. The use of some gnome ideas is because some companies have
invested some money and time to do some usability research based on gnome
and kde:


so, obviously, there is some good ideas in there.


Mauro Parra
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