Hatred of the Gnome registry

The way Gnome stores it’s settings is an abomination, they seemed to have taken the worst idea Microsoft ever had (and that’s saying a lot), the registry, combined it with xml and stored the data in hundreds of little files to make the most horrid storage system I’ve ever seen. So what, you might . . . → Read More: Hatred of the Gnome registry

Gnome 2.12 for Sarge

Some nice spanish folks have backported gnome 2.12 for sarge. Thus saving me from the urge to switch to Ubuntu :-). Works well, there was a couple of minor problems with the menu but I fixed that by installing a couple of extra packages (the python bindings and debian menu entries were missing).

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