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Old 01-05-2003, 01:59 PM   #1
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Question Whatís the difference between KDE, Gnome and BlueCurve?


Hi,

Iíve always run linux from the command line but I would like to get a PC running with RH 8.

I know nothing about KDE, Gnome or BlueCurve.
What is the difference?
Is one better than the other in any regards?

Thanks,

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Last edited by 360; 01-05-2003 at 02:37 PM.
 
Old 01-05-2003, 02:20 PM   #2
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The difference is the Libraries they use to build the GUI. Gnome uses GTK+ and KDE uses QT. Whether one is better than the other is simply personal taste.
 
  


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