eWeek: Sometimes, More Is More
Apr 09, 2003, 03:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jason Brooks)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"I've written in the past that I prefer KDE to GNOME as a
desktop environment, and after reviewing the latest versions of
these two environments, both in their vanilla and Red Hat-tweaked
forms, my preference for KDE has held fast.
"The projects that provide Linux's two most prominent graphical
faces follow separate philosophies, which seem fairly well
reflected in the projects' slogansâ€"the tagline at
www.gnome.org is 'Computing made easy,' and at www.kde.org, the
slogan reads 'Conquer your Desktop.'
"I didn't switch from Windows to Linux on my home and work
systems because Windows wasn't easy. I switched because as I came
into contact with OS alternatives, I became frustrated with lack of
flexibility I found in Windows..."