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Unread 08-12-2007, 02:57 AM   #21
George Peatty
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Re: I've been playing around.

On 7 Dec 2007 11:43:18 +0100, Mark South <mark.south@null.invalid> wrote:

>So, did we ever definitively decide which is better, emacs or vi?


Such mystical, transcendental questions have no solution. It's like asking,
what is the value of pi?

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Unread 08-12-2007, 02:57 AM   #22
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Re: I've been playing around.

On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 05:53:26 +0000, ChrisC wrote:

> Does any one notice that KDE is less stable than Gnome. I find Gnome
> crashes less and is a lot more solid. This isn't Gnome Vs KDE debate,
> just an observation.


I had not noticed that - I've never had any issues like that with either
one.

 
Unread 08-12-2007, 02:58 AM   #23
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George Peatty wrote:
> On 7 Dec 2007 11:43:18 +0100, Mark South <mark.south@null.invalid> wrote:
>
>> So, did we ever definitively decide which is better, emacs or vi?

>
> Such mystical, transcendental questions have no solution. It's like asking,
> what is the value of pi?


That easy. It's three something
 
Unread 08-12-2007, 02:58 AM   #24
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Re: I've been playing around.

On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 10:12:28 -0500, George Peatty wrote:

> On 7 Dec 2007 11:43:18 +0100, Mark South <mark.south@null.invalid> wrote:
>
>>So, did we ever definitively decide which is better, emacs or vi?

>
> Such mystical, transcendental questions have no solution. It's like asking,
> what is the value of pi?


3.141592653589+

 
Unread 08-12-2007, 02:58 AM   #25
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Re: I've been playing around.

On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 05:53:26 +0000, ChrisC wrote:

> Does any one notice that KDE is less stable than Gnome. I find Gnome
> crashes less and is a lot more solid. This isn't Gnome Vs KDE debate,
> just an observation.


I had not noticed that - I've never had any issues like that with either
one.

 
Unread 08-12-2007, 02:58 AM   #26
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Re: I've been playing around.

On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 05:53:26 +0000, ChrisC wrote:

> Does any one notice that KDE is less stable than Gnome. I find Gnome
> crashes less and is a lot more solid. This isn't Gnome Vs KDE debate,
> just an observation.


Haven't noticed. I haven't had a crash in KDE 3.5.6 that I can remember.
I use gnome and qt apps also in kde.
 
Unread 08-12-2007, 02:58 AM   #27
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Re: I've been playing around.

On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 06:06:06 +0000, Bit Twister wrote:

> On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 05:53:26 +0000, ChrisC wrote:
>> Does any one notice that KDE is less stable than Gnome. I find Gnome
>> crashes less and is a lot more solid. This isn't Gnome Vs KDE debate,
>> just an observation.

>
> Change distributions. I run Mandriva Linux and yet to have a crash.
>
> I recommend you boot a rescue cd and run memtest overnight.


Good point - I would suspect hardware problems if either one has
significant problems. The only desktop I've ever had problems with was E17
about two years ago - and it's still under development.

 
Unread 08-12-2007, 02:58 AM   #28
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Re: I've been playing around.

On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 10:12:28 -0500, George Peatty wrote:

> On 7 Dec 2007 11:43:18 +0100, Mark South <mark.south@null.invalid> wrote:
>
>>So, did we ever definitively decide which is better, emacs or vi?

>
> Such mystical, transcendental questions have no solution. It's like asking,
> what is the value of pi?


3.141592653589+

 
Unread 08-12-2007, 02:58 AM   #29
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Re: I've been playing around.

On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 10:12:28 -0500, George Peatty wrote:

> On 7 Dec 2007 11:43:18 +0100, Mark South <mark.south@null.invalid> wrote:
>
>>So, did we ever definitively decide which is better, emacs or vi?

>
> Such mystical, transcendental questions have no solution. It's like asking,
> what is the value of pi?


355/113 :-)

If you need a better approximation, you're building very big things, or
taking the universe apart.
 
Unread 08-12-2007, 02:59 AM   #30
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Re: I've been playing around.

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On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 05:53:26 +0000, ChrisC wrote:

> Does any one notice that KDE is less stable than Gnome. I find Gnome
> crashes less and is a lot more solid. This isn't Gnome Vs KDE debate,
> just an observation.


Haven't noticed. I haven't had a crash in KDE 3.5.6 that I can remember.
I use gnome and qt apps also in kde.

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