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OSNews: Interview with the KDE and Gnome UI/Usability Developers

Mar 10, 2003, 18:00 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Eugenia Loli-Queru)


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"We are happy to feature an exclusive interview with Waldo Bastian and Aaron J. Seigo from the KDE project and Havoc Pennington from the Gnome project.

"Waldo and Havoc are developers working on many 'under the hood' places of their respective DEs, but they are also 'sensitive' at UI and usability issues, so we could also call them 'usability engineers.' Aaron is the head of usability in the KDE project.

All three of them were... brave enough to answer twelve hard questions about interoperability, standards, UI etc. between the two leading Unix DEs. Note that this is not a Gnome Vs KDE article, it is in fact exactly the opposite: 'KDE for Gnome' and 'Gnome for KDE'. The begining of a deeper collaboration and sharing that will bring the Unix desktop into a new era..."

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