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The 7 Irritations of GNOME and KDE

http://www.linuxplanet.com

Bruce Byfield is already grumpy from the Olympics invasion of his hometown, and now KDE and GNOME are causing vexation. They both have many wonderful abilities, but some things leave users scratching their heads and wondering "why."

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Created by natural83 4 years 37 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 37 weeks ago
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KDE and GNOME: Seven Irritations in Each

http://itmanagement.earthweb.com

Ordinarily, I'm a tolerably contented desktop user, spending about three-quarters of my time in KDE and the rest in GNOME, with occasional forays into other desktops. But in the last two weeks, I've been noticing irritations in every interface I've used.

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Created by fr34k123 4 years 37 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 37 weeks ago
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What happened Ubuntu? You used to be cool…

http://botptr.wordpress.com

These problems with ubuntu are pretty much show stoppers for me. This weekend my plan is to find an OS that will work instead.

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Created by iamspam 4 years 40 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 40 weeks ago
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GNOME To Drop Icons in Buttons, Menus

http://www.osnews.com

A common complaint about GNOME is that it has a certain fetish for icons. Menu entries, buttons - everything has an icon attached to it which often wastes space needlessly by making buttons larger than they need to be, as well as menus wider than they need to be. The good news (for me, at least) is that the next GNOME release will have all these icons removed.

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Created by kalinos 5 years 15 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 15 weeks ago
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Ubuntu Linux Gnome Desktop Gripes

http://planet-geek.com

I've been using Ubuntu Intrepid Ibex as my desktop platform of choice for a few months now. As part of that changeover, I also switched to Gnome. I have to say, after my initial "ohh, look, this just works" with Gnome, the shine has certainly come off.

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Created by johncuk 5 years 33 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 33 weeks ago
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Linux Needs Critics

http://www.pcworld.com

I am not a programmer. What I am is a journalist and author. In other words, I'm an end-user. I've spent a lot of time "reverse engineering" the culture of Linux. What's interesting about the world of Linux is that there aren't many critics within the community.

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Created by FFlover 5 years 33 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 33 weeks ago
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Beware of so-called Linux proponents

http://thebeezspeaks.blogspot.com

Every now and then you stumble across a blog that is run by a so-called Linux enthusiast. But when you start to look a little closer, you will see that they spread the SOFUD.

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Created by yantramosi 5 years 34 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 33 weeks ago
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Just what is the big problem with Linux?

http://www.itwire.com

A bunch of Microsoft Windows users were asked just why don't they use Linux. What's wrong with Linux? What needs to change to entice them? And I'll tell you!

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Created by Papa Smurf 5 years 35 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 35 weeks ago
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The Reality of Using Linux Every Day

http://laptoplogic.com

"It's full of bugs. Nothing ever works. I can't get it to do what I want. It's too hard." [It] probably sounds like I'm talking about Windows, but I'm not. Those are a few of the many complaints I've heard about Linux any time it's brought up.

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Created by stalinux 5 years 37 weeks ago – Made popular 5 years 37 weeks ago
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Dutch Consumers’ Counsel advises against Vista

http://mckooiker.byethost5.com

After more than 5000 complains of costumers about Vista in a month of time, the Dutch Consumers’ Counsel decided to talk with Microsoft. The goal of the negotiations was to give consumers the possibility to downgrade from Vista to XP if consumers had serious complaints about Vista.

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Created by extra 7 years 6 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 5 weeks ago
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