A departement moving to Linux...

Bryan Sant bryan.sant at gmail.com
Fri Feb 17 15:07:42 MST 2006


On 2/17/06, Stuart Jansen <sjansen at buscaluz.org> wrote:
> Note Bryan's penultimate sentense: "SUSE has the Novell Desktop (Gnome)
> but GTK/Gnome is an afterthought in the SUSE world."
>
> Novel Linux Desktop (NLD) is a version of SUSE distinct from SUSE Linux
> Professional and SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. It is based on Gnome. I
> have never used it. I have, however, used multiple versions of SLES and
> SL, including the latest.
>
> Gnome support was significantly improved with SUSE 10, but is still
> pretty shoddy. There is are multiple light years of difference between
> the polished Gnome desktop shipped with Ubuntu and the ignored and
> abused Gnome desktop shipped with SUSE. Rumor has it SL10.1 (which
> SLES10 should be based on) will have significantly improved Gnome
> support.

Mod +5 - What he said



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