[linux-elitists] Re: GNOME > you

Jeff Waugh jdub@perkypants.org
Sat Jan 3 20:41:20 PST 2004

<quote who="Jim Richardson">

> >Much of this is changing as we purge Bonobo and rationalise the Developer
> >Platform back down to GTK+. But, there will always be a lot of libraries
> >used by GNOME software, and from our point of view, it makes sense to
> >keep them separate. Some people have kittens over that, but you can't
> >please everyone.
> Agreed, can't please everyone, by the same token, a system with no
> connections to any printers, no printers connected, has exactly what need
> for libgnomeprint? 

Because other software links against it. Were we magically transported to
CS101, or what?

- Jeff

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