FC16 newbe questions

Alan Evans ame.fedora at gmail.com
Thu Dec 8 22:55:31 UTC 2011

On Thu, Dec 8, 2011 at 1:45 PM, Robert Moskowitz wrote:

> I was under the impression that Gnome's design directive was to follow
> Windows look and feel, but not be a slave to it.

That's what they wanted you to believe.

In fact, any time spent on the gnome devel list revealed that many
awful "features" were added, and many good ideas avoided, because of
some nebulously-defined user's "expectations," which was code-speak
for, "That's how Windows does it." Or less often, "That's how OSX does


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