Gnome vs. X? (was [oclug] can someone explain this?)
Michael P. Soulier
msoulier at storm.ca
Tue Apr 24 07:14:59 EDT 2001
On Mon, Apr 23, 2001 at 11:34:37AM -0400, Dave O'Neill wrote:
> On Mon, 23 Apr 2001, Tom Goulet wrote:
> X really isn't as bad as most people think. Remember, X was designed for
> hardware that's nearly antique by today's standards. The blame for bloat
> is more appropriately assigned to the widget sets and "desktop
> environments" that abuse the underlying X protocol.
What, Gnome and KDE aren't light?? :)
Sorry, it's early.
Michael P. Soulier <msoulier at storm.ca>
"With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. However, this is not necessarily a
good idea. It is hard to be sure where they are going to land, and it could be
dangerous sitting under them as they fly overhead." -- RFC 1925
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