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The Linux Advocate: KDE vs. GNOME : Why Are We STILL Fighting?

Aug 30, 2006, 02:15 (16 Talkback[s])

"We all know that the so called 'war' between KDE and GNOME has been raging now for a long time. Unfortunately, this competition seems to have fractured the Linux community into two (and more) warring camps, neither able to give an inch between them. People seem to either LOVE GNOME, or LOVE KDE. I have very rarely seen a middle ground. The question I pose today is the following: Is the competition between KDE and GNOME helping or hurting Linux in the long run; and if the latter; would the community be bettered if the two behemoth projects were to come together and merge into one giant linux-standard desktop...?"

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