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The GNOME 3 Meltdown

Aug 17, 2011, 11:00 (13 Talkback[s])

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"I want my sane interfaces back," Linus Torvalds wrote on Google+ a couple of weeks ago. "I have yet to meet anybody who likes the unholy mess that is gnome-3."

The founder of the Linux kernel wasn't the first to disparage the new design of GNOME. Nor does his expertise lie in desktop design. But his position in free and open source software is such that his rejection of GNOME 3 has brought endless choruses of agreement -- and few opposing views.

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