[kde-linux] Re: KDE 4.5.3 - awesome!
pablo at blueoakdb.com
Sun Nov 7 16:17:14 UTC 2010
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On Sunday 07 November 2010 at 9:57 am, John Culleton penned
about "[kde-linux] Re: KDE 4.5.3 - awesome!"
> If/when the eye candy gets out of the way
With very little effort, you can disable the eye candy with one fell
swoop. I started with it disabled and switched it on. The graphics
card on my laptop isn't swanky. I chose to go back to the NVIDIA
proprietary driver to get faster rendering over Nouveau. Along the
way, I decided to switch on _some_ of the eye candy. It's my choice
(which is what I always want, choice) to switch on as much or as
little eye candy.
The eye candy is a very small part of it all though. I simply chose
to point out that I like choice.
> Not every change is an improvement. But lately our string of bad
> luck has been astonishing.
I disagree. I've followed 4.X to 4.5.3 and before 4.5, KDE didn't
meet my needs. No big deal. No one said _I_ had to switch from 3.5
(which I'm still using). It's not until 4.5.3 do I find KDE is stable
enough for my needs.
In the end, it's all about choice. There are many people working on
KDE and I want to publically thank them for all their effort.
Pablo Sanchez - Blueoak Database Engineering, Inc
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