User friendly Free Software Desktops (was: Very Worried at MS .net)

Bernhard Reiter bernhard at
Tue Jul 17 10:59:31 UTC 2001

On Tue, Jul 17, 2001 at 10:11:34AM +0100, markj at wrote:

> > What we need to really start focusing on is coming up with new ideas for
> > improving user friendliness IMHO. 

Ever checked out XFCE and Gnustep?

Gnustep aims to recreate the features of the most user- and
developer friendly system I have ever seen. The project is almost
ignored in the public, but they make steady progress.

Both can be reached from, which seems to
be a good meta project to me. 

> ROX as I was a great fan of RISCOS's
> usability.  

Another desktop project!
Will send a copy to the webmaster of, 
because they do not list it yet.


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