Add support for Windows 8, first step

Corinna Vinschen corinna-cygwin@cygwin.com
Thu Oct 13 14:30:00 GMT 2011


On Oct 13 10:01, Charles Wilson wrote:
> On 10/13/2011 6:33 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> > (*) I really hope Microsoft doesn't remove the old start menu entirely
> >     from the OS.  The new GUI which is supposed to replace the start
> >     menu is only useful for tablets and playing, but not for serious
> >     work, IMO.
> 
> 
> I only hope Gnome/Fedora/Red Hat doesn't remove the old start menu
> entirely from the OS.  The new GUI which is supposed to replace the
> start menu is only useful for tablets and playing, but not for serious
> work, IMO.
> 
> 
> I only hope Ubuntu doesn't remove the old start menu entirely from the
> OS.  The new GUI which is supposed to replace the start menu is only
> useful for tablets and playing, but not for serious work, IMO.
> 
> 
> Somebody PLEASE tell these people that not EVERYTHING is going to become
> a tablet!!!

That's why I'm using Xfce4, not Gnome 3.  If Xfce5 goes the same route,
there's still LXDE.  So far.


Corinna



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