GNOME3 and au revoir WAS: systemd: please stop trying to take over the world :)

Richard W.M. Jones rjones at
Fri Jun 17 12:59:41 UTC 2011

On Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 09:01:57AM -0300, Evandro Giovanini wrote:
> I would argue that simply typing a keyword related to the task you're
> trying to perform is far more effective and easier to use than manually
> browsing a long list of applications artificially categorized, specially
> in this age of users like my mom, who actually still types "hotmail" on
> the web browser search bar in order to read her e-mail.

Google *is* the web's command line.  So is GNOME 3 it would appear ...

Whether any of this helps new users is something you can only find out
by frequent testing on new users.


Richard Jones, Virtualization Group, Red Hat
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