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Re: Call for vote: Nautilus use Browser view for fedora 11

Mark <markg85 gmail com> wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 19, 2008 at 9:48 PM, Les Mikesell <lesmikesell gmail com> wrote:
> > Mark wrote:
> >>
> >> btw. i never understood why Linus Torvalds was so opposed to Gnome.
> >> i'm beginning to understand why.
> >
> > How much less RAM would your system need if everything shared one window
> > toolkit?  And how much better could it be if all development had focused on
> > just one?

> Multiple toolkits is horrible but some desire it. there is no stopping
> in that unless all but one change to a license that simply isn't for
> linux (or closed source).


> And the biggest ram eaters and cpu eaters are all those python scripts
> that keep being pushed in more and more distros (you get the point)

Python (and other) scripts are usually tiny. All scripts share one copy of
the interpreter binary, if that one is large it makes no real difference.

And the prices of RAM and disk (and CPU) being what they are now...
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