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View Poll Results: Which do you like better, KDE or Gnome?
KDE 15 48.39%
Gnome 11 35.48%
Something else 5 16.13%
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Old 12-09-2004, 04:17 PM   #1
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KDE or GNOME????????????


Which do you like better? KDE or Gnome for the desktop environment?

This is not a scientific pole.
 
Old 12-09-2004, 04:24 PM   #2
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Gnomes and goblins

I know it's stupid but the name just reminds me of goblins and such nice guys from the-lord-of-you-know-what trilogy.
I prefer the little KDE dragon thingy, looks nicer than the gnome foot
 
Old 12-09-2004, 04:29 PM   #3
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I like KDE - mainly because of the Control Centr.

I tried GNOME when it had a Mac like interface (menus at the top) and hated it, then tried it under FC2, when it looked almost exactly like KDE and it was OK, and now under FC3 it's still OK even with the menus at the top.

I just find KDE easier to customise.
 
Old 12-09-2004, 04:34 PM   #4
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GNOME

I like gnome, mostly because it just "feels" better to me. The default window-list-on-the-bottom along with the menus/program launchers on the top seems to feel pretty natural. I personally set the top to auto-hide to give a little more space.


-josh
 
Old 12-09-2004, 04:44 PM   #5
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Other: EvilWM.
 
Old 12-09-2004, 05:05 PM   #6
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yawn
 
Old 12-09-2004, 05:51 PM   #7
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Quote:
Originally posted by bornhj
I like KDE - mainly because of the Control Centr.

I tried GNOME when it had a Mac like interface (menus at the top) and hated it, then tried it under FC2, when it looked almost exactly like KDE and it was OK, and now under FC3 it's still OK even with the menus at the top.

I just find KDE easier to customise.
You can move those things around yourself you know
 
Old 12-09-2004, 06:41 PM   #8
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I know, but I guess I can't be bothered...

I'm starting to like GNOME again though, because I haven't gotten around to running the desktop switching tool in FC3, so I almost always end up in it, and get used to it...
 
Old 12-09-2004, 06:45 PM   #9
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yawn
haven't heard of yawn... what is it?



i swing both ways.... =)~
 
Old 12-09-2004, 07:08 PM   #10
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i prefer KDE ... its interface is much better graphically



regards
Peeyush Maurya
http://www.geocities.com/peeyush_maurya/
 
Old 12-09-2004, 07:18 PM   #11
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Talking

This is not a very good poll question, it's likely to spark a war of words between some fanatics in both camps
 
Old 12-09-2004, 07:20 PM   #12
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i prefer KDE ... its interface is much better graphically
i prefer GNOME ... its interface is much better graphically
 
Old 12-09-2004, 07:54 PM   #13
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I like both, but use GNOME. GNOME is just easier on the eyes for me while KDE feels too messy and disorganized.
 
Old 12-09-2004, 07:55 PM   #14
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You should really search, this is asked quite frequently.
 
Old 12-09-2004, 08:21 PM   #15
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Fluxbox

Because if I wanted a start button, I would know where to go... (just kidding, of course--don't want to start a flam war)

In all seriousness though, I like making my own menus and I don't like icons or other desktop clutter. Fluxbox gives you what you need without all of the extra stuff that just gets in the way and eats of memory.
 
  


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