[conspire] (forw) Re: Fwd: Gnome-shell very slow on boot
rick at linuxmafia.com
Mon Nov 26 14:06:09 PST 2012
Quoting Ruben Safir (ruben at mrbrklyn.com):
> Its not well integrated into udev (which is a moving target anyway).
I've gotten far in life by mostly ignoring udev, and wmaker doing
likewise strikes me as a fine idea. E.g., if I want to load a device
driver for a block device, mount it, and name it, I will do so, and am
actively annoyed by some piece of software doing it for me. (Your
Mileage May Differ, and Feel Free to Maintain Your Own Fork.[tm])
Anyhow, because udev wasn't already overengineered and annoying enough,
it got merged into systemd a few months ago. So, I believe you meant to
say 'It's not well integrated into systemd (which is a moving target
And all of that's chozzeroi from freedesktop.org, reducing this to a
> and I'd like to see better native wifi access and hooks for firefox
> and other apps to change the root window background other than XV.
Doesn't seem like a window manager's job, to me. (Repeat prior
> It also has no native file manager, don't ask why.
Modularity is your friend. So is bash.
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