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GNOME: the cowboy project

http://www.itwire.com

"What is the relationship between the GNU Project and the GNOME desktop suite? GNOME itself claims to be a part of the GNU Project. But its relationship with the organisation is not the same as that of other software projects which are part of GNU..."

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Created by can.axis 6 years 32 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 32 weeks ago
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For Your Business: GNOME or KDE?

http://itmanagement.earthweb.com

I debated long and hard before deciding to take a stab at this article idea. Because KDE and GNOME users are so furiously loyal to their preferred desktop environment, I had to take into account that no matter how I stated my case, someone was going to come away feeling let down.

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GNOME, OOXML, and Half-Truths Colliding in the Night

http://itmanagement.earthweb.com

The average user probably hasn't even heard of Open Document Format (ODF) or Microsoft Office Open XML (OOXML). But to factions in the free software community, these formats for common office files such as text documents and spreadsheets are the poles on which a violent controversy centers.

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GNOME theme engine designer adds transparency to GTK

http://arstechnica.com

GNOME theme engine designer Andrea Cimitan has implemented support for transparent widgets in the Murrine GTK theme engine, bringing Vista-like translucent glass effects to the GNOME desktop. Cimitan used RGBA colormaps to implement the feature and says that, with only 10 or 20 extra lines of code, translucency can easily be added to other theme engines that support RGBA.

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Created by sharkswithlazers 6 years 33 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 32 weeks ago
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Getting to know GNOME

http://resources.zdnet.co.uk

In the Linux world, you can choose pretty much any GUI for your desktop. GNOME is one of the most popular desktops available, although you've probably heard of other ones such as KDE or Enlightenment.

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Tour of GNOME Online Desktop

http://www.redhatmagazine.com

Here’s a tour of the pre-alpha demo release of GNOME Online Desktop included in Fedora 8. Learn more about what it does and how you can get involved in the project.

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Created by C733tus 6 years 37 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 37 weeks ago
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Why I Dumped Beryl for Metacity

http://www.madpenguin.org

For a number of reasons, I have opted to leave my cube spinning days behind me, as it just did nothing for me. Certain applications ran poorly in Beryl, and while no fault should be placed on its development, I was finding myself booting into Metacity more and more for my GNOME desktop.

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Miguel's delusions of grandeur

http://www.itwire.com

What is Miguel de Icaza's latest game? His obsession with tailgating everything that Microsoft develops - and trying to impress the company by producing Linux equivalents - now seems to be spreading to others as well.

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Gnome's cool features : gnome-keyring & pam

http://planet.gentoo.org

"...As many know, Gentoo is about choice, and the default choice is to "opt-in". So if you install Gnome on Gentoo, you get a bare-bone Gnome experience, sometimes in stark contrast to what other distros do. So in order to level the playing field, I'll be writing about how to enable some of those cool features. Today's special : gnome-keyring's pam module...."

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GNOME 2.22 planning: Gimmie panel applet proposed for inclusion

http://arstechnica.com

The Gimmie panel enhancement project has been proposed for inclusion in GNOME 2.22. Gimmie provides a highly streamlined user interface that exposes GNOME functionality in a logically organized and consistent manner.

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The Mono Project: You Might Expect the Unexpected

http://www.linuxjournal.com

Back in February, Ralph Green asked me to speak at the North Texas Linux Users' Group. I discussed Linux administration and then took questions. Some one in the audience asked me about Mono. I gave a cavalier answer having a bias against it. Then someone else in the audience said that I needed to get my facts straight. [...] For those readers who have a bias toward Mono, I understand.

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Created by C733tus 6 years 43 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 43 weeks ago
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12 Tips for GNOME Users

http://itmanagement.earthweb.com

As a desktop, GNOME is standard enough that most computer users can feel comfortable within ten minutes of first using it.

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GNOME 2.20.0 RC Released

http://www.linuxelectrons.com

This is the ninth development release and first release candidate for GNOME 2.20.0, which will be released later this month. This release is the last before hard code freeze starts on september 10th. Please test this as much as you can and file bugs if you want them fixed before the final release.

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Created by mark 6 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 47 weeks ago
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Customize GNOME with Configuration Editor

http://www.maximumpc.com

Whether you're a seasoned Linux user or a newb who's just switched from Windows, getting your Linux experience to run just the way you want it can be a time-consuming chore... but with the GNOME Configuration Editor, you can tweak everything through a single, easy-to-use menu.

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Created by Jimbob 6 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 47 weeks ago
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Finding Advanced Settings on GNOME

http://fosswire.com

If you ever find yourself looking to tweak your features to the pixel, you will find that GNOME does not offer the configuration option in its standard preference dialogs.

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Created by C733tus 6 years 49 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 48 weeks ago
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