GNOME 3.4.1 released a few days ago, but its progress didn’t stop. The releasing cycle for 3.6 has already begun. To be honest, I don’t think that 3.4 release was quite exciting, apart maybe from GTK 3.4 that brought a lot of new features.
MATE a traditional desktop environment that forked from Gnome 2 and is available as for those users who want the original Gnome 2 environment. The name ‘mate’ is derived from the South American beverage called mate that is made from the herb ‘yerba mate’. MATE, the desktop, is now available on Linux Mint and is packaged […]
gSharkDown is a GNOME desktop application for downloading and playing audio files from the grooveshark.com service.You can search, listen and download your favorite song with one click and without opening your browser.
Question: How to turn on “fallback” mode of GNOME3 ? Answer : Fallback mode is GNOME 3′s more GNOME 2-like mode of operation for people without hardware 3D – or who just don’t like the GNOME Shell. To activate fallbackmode:
Zenwalk GNOME 7.0 is released!. Based on GNOME 2.32.1. Zenwalk GNOME 7.0 is the last step before going to GNOME 3.0. Zenwalk GNOME keeps the same way as the standard Zenwalk edition, a clean and clear desktop. Hal support is removed, NetworkManager is preferred instead of wicd, Rhythmbox is also introduced as the default music […]
A correspondence between two key people at GNOME has set a flutter, neigh a quake of level 4-5 in the Opensource world. What could termed to be nothing more than routine technical discussions, bordering on being slightly aspiring in nature, is suddenly eating up the blogosphere of Linuxdom.
Giplet is a simple GNOME panel applet that displays your computer’s ip address. Giplet can either display the ip address of a specified ethernet interface or the ip address the outside world sees. It can also be set to recheck every so often in case your router resets or the ip address is renewed.