Re: Proposal: switch default desktop to xfce
>On Thu, Oct 24, 2013 at 11:40 AM, Steve McIntyre <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Let's change the default desktop for installation to xfce.
>> * CD#1 will work again without size worries
>> * Smaller, simpler desktop
>> * Works well/better on all supported kernels (?)
>> * Does not depend on replacing init
>This falsely implies that sticking with Gnome requires replacing the
>init system. The only requirement is that systemd is installed, not
>that it is used as the init system.
That may be the case today, but I personally think it's abundantly
clear from the current path of Gnome development that sooner or later
it's going to have a hard dependency on using systemd.
Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK. firstname.lastname@example.org
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