start menu request (Was: Re: reporting for duty)

Bernhard Walle Bernhard.Walle at
Mon Jun 30 11:33:12 CEST 2003

Just let me make a comment as non-xfce-developer.

On Mon, 30 Jun 2003 at 10:26 (+0200), Benedikt Meurer wrote:
> On Mon, 30, Jun 2003, Biju Chacko wrote:
> > I wouldn't like this kind of plugin to be in the default XFce config,
> > but it does introduce flexibility that certain people may want.
> > With this, and a 'taskbar' panel plugin you could emulate a K or gnome
> > panel.
> > Ewwwwww! Yuck!
> I really dislike this idea. We're not going to create another
> Gnome/KDE-clone.

100 % ACK. If someone wants Microsoft Windows, he schould use it, if
someone would like to use KDE, he should use it. Same for GNOME. I think
the xfce4 panel is very good! 

What we need are more plugins like a CPU usage viewer, network diagram,
etc., but not a GNOME-Panel-clone.



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