"Red Hat 8 has just been released. How do you feel about
the progress Red Hat has made since its last version in the desktop
and UI field?
"Owen 'OWT' Taylor: It's definitely a big step forward.
I think we've really gone from a collection of applications to
something that looks and feels integrated with this release. And
visually, I'm really incredibly impressed by what Garrett Lesage,
our new graphic designer, managed to do with this release. I flinch
now every time I see a screenshot of an older release.
"Havoc 'HP' Pennington: I think it's great. There are
so many cool enhancements. Of course lots of work remains, but I'm
amazed by how much we got done for 8.0..."