[SATLUG] SATLUG Distribution Poll

Brinkley Harrell jbharrell at fusemeister.com
Sat Feb 25 08:28:26 CST 2012

I think you mean Linux Mint "Cinnamon" instead of Cinderella. All I can 
find for Cinderella is a geometry package for Linux. Cinnamon is 


On 2/25/12 6:18 AM, Christopher Lemire wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 25, 2012 at 12:29 AM, Michael Endsley<
> michael.endsley at collegeplus.org>  wrote:
>> I can't bring myself to try and beat Gnome 3 into submission -- not that I
>> really used Fedora much anyways, and I don't like Ubuntu's Unity much
>> either. I can work with it, though, once I am familiar with all the
>> shortcuts and employ my trusty Launchy. At work I primarily touch RHEL&
>> Debian/Ubuntu, but all of this via SSH. I used CentOS to locally replicate
>> some RHEL configurations for testing. My personal laptop has Arch Linux
>> w/KDE running on it.
>> --
>   Then use Cinderella, a fork of Gnome. It's whats used in Linux Mint by
> default, but it can be installed in other distros.
> To be honest, the first time or two I used Gnome 3. I hated it. I even
> switched over to XFCE for a little while then fluxbox. They are OK, but
> lacking too much for my taste. I decided to give Gnome 3 another try with a
> newer version also, and I'm using it and liking it. I think Gnome 3
> continues to improve just like KDE4 was a disaster at while still in early
> development but improved greatly.
> Christopher Lemire<christopher.lemire at gmail.com>
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