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:

http://www.betterdesktop.org/wiki/index.php?title=Main

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

Regards,
M

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Mauro Parra
www.mechulk.com
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