[Mageia-dev] Talk of Browsers
misc at zarb.org
Thu Oct 7 13:10:55 CEST 2010
Le mercredi 06 octobre 2010 à 23:18 -0400, Sorteal a écrit :
> On Thu, 2010-10-07 at 04:01 +0200, Wolfgang Bornath wrote:
> > 2010/10/7 Marc Paré <marc at marcpare.com>:
> > >
> > > I guess this information would have to come from someone from the core dev
> > > group. Just so that we know for sure. So, is Mageia going to be principally
> > > a KDE distro with offers during installation to install GNOME and other
> > > desktops? Or is it going to be a desktop agnostic distro where the user
> > > eventually picks the desktop sometime during the installation processs?
> > >
> > > This may help with this thread on the talk of browsers.
> > Pls correct me if I'm wrong but I don't know any browser which is DE
> > dependent - well, there's konqueror, if you want to call this "I want
> > to be everything" a browser. But for real browsers, what does it
> > matter which DE is used?
> While Mandriva officially supported both GNOME and KDE, I do remember
> the last time I tried the GNOME version of Mandriva it was pretty much a
> raw GNOME install.
Yeah, that's in fact a feature. GNOME was manager by Frederic Crozat,
who is a gnome developer, so he followed quite closely gnome decisions.
Some people may argue that a distro is here to enhance software, but the
first goal is to distribute. And since everybody think distro should
collaborate more, pushing upstream is exactly this kind of
More information about the Mageia-dev