osOpinion: Where Is the New Linux Experience?May 24, 2001, 04:29 (16 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Doug Dingus)
[ Thanks to Kelly McNeill for this link. ]
Hallmark called to offer us a bulk rate on "Linux Desktop Week" cards. This piece from osOpinion falls under the "optimistic but unhappy with the general direction" category of Linux-on-the-desktop prognostications: "Linux needs to be a different experience, not a familiar one with a better kernel.
"Gnome and KDE both are taking the wrong path. They are trying to build too much into the desktop. In doing so, these UIs are getting slower, and are bringing bloatware to Linux for all the wrong reasons.