Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.
Search Linux Today
Linux News Sections:  Developer -  High Performance -  Infrastructure -  IT Management -  Security -  Storage -
Linux Today Navigation
LT Home
Contribute
Contribute
Link to Us
Linux Jobs


More on LinuxToday


Gnome's Interface Warts--And Its Future

Dec 05, 2007, 23:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matthew Newton)

"More often than not, when I give this sort of advice, I hear from someone--often a reader, sometimes a colleague--who will explain to me, with great condescension and weariness (as if they cannot believe that I don't recognize this myself), that no operating system will be ready for (or accepted by) 'average users' until such arcane command-line tweaks are never, ever necessary.

"So I have to admit, it was with barely restrained glee that I watched the online hubbub over Mac OS X 10.5's new translucent menu bar unfold..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: