[Mageia-discuss] Gnome3 on Mageia 1

Renaud MICHEL r.h.michel+mageia at gmail.com
Wed Jun 15 19:03:46 CEST 2011

On mercredi 15 juin 2011 at 12:05, Fred Obermann wrote :
> Should the folks at Mageia decide to support Gnome 3, it would really
> be good if there was some option during the installation process to
> opt for Gnome 2.x for those of us will be looking at Mageia to replace
> Mandriva as our software development platform.

As Gnome 2 is not supported anymore by upstream, it is very unlikely.
You still have the failsafe (or is it called fallback?) mode of Gnome 3 
which provide a panel similar to that of Gnome 2.

Or you have XFCE, LXDE and other lighweight DE or WM.

Renaud Michel

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