Re: why kde and gnome's menu situation sucks
On Mon, 21 Oct 2002, Joey Hess wrote:
> Debian should follow the lead of every other major distro and offer the
> exact same menu layout throughout.
> -- http://debianplanet.net/node.php?id=831
> I cannot help but shudder when I read that comment in this negative
> Debian review. We *led* the way: we wrote menu, we put everything in
> menu, we made every window manager (even twm, for crying out loud!) use
> menu. And then gnome and kde came along, and we threw all that out the
> window. No excuses: This stinks. We should be able to do much better.
Why, we never released our code to freshmeat, nor sourceforget(not a typo).