Torvalds: "Just Use KDE"

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Without tip-toeing around the matter, Linus Torvalds made his preference in the GNOME vs. KDE matter quite clear on the GNOME-usability list: "I personally just encourage people to switch to KDE. This 'users are idiots, and are confused by functionality' mentality of Gnome is a disease. If you think your users are idiots, only idiots will use it. I don't use Gnome, because in striving to be simple, it has long since reached the point where it simply doesn't do what I need it to do. Please, just tell people to use KDE."

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good we have choice

I use Gnome and it does everything I need and is much easier to use than KDE. I think it is great that we have a choice of interfaces. Just think if we were using Windows and had to deal with all the problems of its interface and then we would just be stuck with it. I think it is interesting that even Linus uses a complete desktop environment - that's the real news.

re: choice

good observation, great point!

thanks!

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You talk the talk, but do you waddle the waddle?

I knew it all along

My favorite response on osnews:

Gnome has cooties, Linus confirms it!

lololol

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