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[Fwd: Re: [SLE] KDE & Gnome - common desktop]
  • From: Daniel Secareanu <dsecareanu@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 09 May 2004 16:07:05 +0200
  • Message-id: <1084111624.4318.10.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Damn reply to user rather than list :) I always forget about it...

Daniel
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  • From: Daniel Secareanu <dsecareanu@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sun, 09 May 2004 16:00:57 +0200
  • Message-id: <1084111257.4318.8.camel@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
I am not talking about the applications, but rather about the icons from
the desktop... they are duplicated, some KDE icons show up on Gnome
desktop and some Gnome icons show up on KDE desktop...
Like the two Trash-es... on Gnome desktop both show up... which is
redundant and useless...

Daniel

On Sun, 2004-05-09 at 15:53, Sid Boyce wrote:
> Daniel Secareanu wrote:
>
> >Greetings all...
> >
> >I have not checked if this subject was discussed already on the list so
> >pls bear with me :)
> >I wonder if any of you have common desktop items in both KDE and Gnome
> >and if there is any way of going around this...
> >I mean I have both trash-es, the KDE links in Gnome and the Start Here
> >link from Gnome in KDE...
> >Maybe SuSE should think about creating gDesktop and kDesktop in order to
> >keep these items separated...
> >Thank you.
> >
> >Daniel
> >
> >
> >
> >
> Most people need to access both kde and gnome apps from either, like I
> need to access gnomemeeting from kde. All the wisdom has been asking for
> a common desktop or at least they should be interoperable, so both
> groups are working on that and X.org's development is geared to making
> that easier also.
> It makes sense to be able to pick which apps to use whatever desktop you
> are running, that's the way forward, SuSE/KDE/GNOME/Ximian for a large
> part are all under the Novell umbrella now.
> Regards
> Sid.
>
> --
> Sid Boyce .... Hamradio G3VBV and keen Flyer
> Linux Only Shop.
>

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