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Pennington: GNOME 3

Apr 22, 2005, 14:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Havoc Pennington)

"My take on the GNOME 3 discussion is that we have multiple goals at the moment which are truly in conflict. On the one hand, we have the fairly traditional desktop of today, with some growing userbase, and it's important not to break it. Most of the employed-to-work-on-GNOME developers are focused on this. On the other hand, innovation is necessary to move forward, and there's a lot we could do. But we don't want to drag today's users through broken intermediate states and make them wait 3 years for bugfixes to come out...

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