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Poll Results: Which Linux Desktop do you use?

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 12% of voters (103)
    Gnome 2 / Mate
  • 10% of voters (85)
    Gnome-Shell
  • 13% of voters (117)
    Unity
  • 18% of voters (158)
    Cinnamon
  • 17% of voters (148)
    KDE
  • 15% of voters (134)
    XFCE
  • 4% of voters (39)
    LXDE
  • 1% of voters (15)
    Enlightenment / E17
  • 6% of voters (55)
    OpenBox / FluxBox
  • 3% of voters (30)
    Awesome / DWM
  • 9% of voters (81)
    Other
845 Total Votes  
post #2871 of 7733
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Originally Posted by mbudden View Post

It seems like Cinnamon is more eye candy-ish.
EDIT: And looks too Windows like.

sadly, that's the idea for my distro at least. It's going to be aimed at the first time user, so it'll ease the transition.
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post #2872 of 7733
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Originally Posted by nyxcharon View Post

sadly, that's the idea for my distro at least. It's going to be aimed at the first time user, so it'll ease the transition.

It doesn't look all that bad. But I think it could be nice to the people that are new to Linux.
I'm not bashing your decisions at all, I guess most of sit in a different position than most. As a novice/experienced rather than a beginner.

Can't wait to see what you come up with. Keep us updated mate. thumb.gif
post #2873 of 7733
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Originally Posted by mbudden View Post

It doesn't look all that bad. But I think it could be nice to the people that are new to Linux.
I'm not bashing your decisions at all, I guess most of sit in a different position than most. As a novice/experienced rather than a beginner.
Can't wait to see what you come up with. Keep us updated mate. thumb.gif

Can do. I use the Debian Live project to make my .iso's, and well, it's giving me a fit, since I used packages from multiple repos (stable, unstable, experimental, etc) so, it might take a while to work out. I'll probably upload the VM tomorrow in the meantime.
And yeah, I like cinnamon. It's different. It's nice, simple, and streamlined. So, I'll see what I can work out, and try to make everything auto- maintained as possible. Anyways, I'll make a thread when I have something worth showing. Right now, it's all a giant (pretty good looking) mess tongue.gif
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post #2874 of 7733
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sadly, that's the idea for my distro at least. It's going to be aimed at the first time user, so it'll ease the transition.

Don't use cinnamon for any new users just yet, because it is still alpha software with bugs and half-implemented features.
    
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post #2875 of 7733
Going on LMDE and going to Arch too.
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Here's mine opensuse 12 338
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post #2877 of 7733
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Here's mine opensuse 12 338

Suse One of the best distro's , don't remember for how many years I used suse and also got the 12.1 64 but currently on LMDE and planning checking Mepis.
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Suse One of the best distro's , don't remember for how many years I used suse and also got the 12.1 64 but currently on LMDE and planning checking Mepis.

Tried so many new Distro's most not compatable with my set up not used suse since 9 so tried it again everything works without problems even installing nvidia drivers was painless just wish compiz fusion would be updated to run on gnome 3
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Tried so many new Distro's most not compatable with my set up not used suse since 9 so tried it again everything works without problems even installing nvidia drivers was painless just wish compiz fusion would be updated to run on gnome 3

It won't be, because it's not the problem. GNOME Shell only works with mutter, and it was designed that way. For Compiz to work with it there would most likely need to be a rewrite of Compiz, and that's already happened once (Canonical basically backed the rewrite for Unity on Ubuntu).
    
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It won't be, because it's not the problem. GNOME Shell only works with mutter, and it was designed that way. For Compiz to work with it there would most likely need to be a rewrite of Compiz, and that's already happened once (Canonical basically backed the rewrite for Unity on Ubuntu).

Yeah I know it's never going to happen but it would be a nice use of my graphics card instead of playing BF3
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