GNOME 3 Fallback Mode

Bastien Nocera bnocera at
Thu Apr 28 15:55:41 UTC 2011

On Wed, 2011-04-27 at 16:27 +0200, Martin Stransky wrote:
> On 04/27/2011 03:10 PM, Adam Jackson wrote:
> > Lots of things are unfortunate.  This is software, after all.  I regret
> > not working on this earlier, since it would probably have saved the
> > effort invested in fallback mode entirely.
> I think the fallback mode is a great idea, not everyone is excited by 
> gnome shell and those people are looking at Xfce.

Except that the fallback mode is a poor-man's shell, not a completely
different environment that will take its own direction.

It's like looking at the picture in the tour guide when standing in
front of the monument. Sure you can do it, but the experience isn't
going to be that interesting.

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