Chris Fearnley on Wed, 3 Dec 1997 15:24:24 -0500 (EST)

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'David E. Edwards wrote:'
>systems because I have to.  KDE just might change my mind.  It is, IMHO, the 
> one FREE package that could take Linux to the average home - it is a REAL 
>nice desktop -- and definitely worth a look-see.

The Debian project leader, Bruce Parens, is hoping that GNOME
( will become The "desktop" environment for X.
The problem with KDE is that it is based on Qt which has a creative (or
strange depending on one's perspective) license which does not pass the
Sunsite or Debian criteria for free software
(  The problem
with the GNOME project is that it is very young and is experiencing
growing pains.

>Find info. at WWW.KDE.ORG

Christopher J. Fearnley          |  Linux/Internet Consulting                   |  Design Science Revolutionary       |  Explorer in Universe  |  "Dare to be Naive" -- Bucky Fuller

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