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Unread 08-12-2007, 03:26 AM   #11
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Re: I've been playing around.

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

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Unread 08-12-2007, 03:26 AM   #12
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ChrisC wrote:

> just an observation.


Or flamebait?

I use both DE's on a regular base and neither of them frequently crash.

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Unread 08-12-2007, 03:26 AM   #13
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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.


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

 
Unread 08-12-2007, 03:26 AM   #14
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On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 06:27:05 +0000, Dan C wrote:

> On 2007-12-07, 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'd score this a 1.25 (out of 10) on the Troll-O-Meter.


Trolls get weaker towards the weekend as their beer levels drop.

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

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Unread 08-12-2007, 03:26 AM   #15
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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, 03:27 AM   #16
Wim Cossement
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Mark South wrote:
> On Fri, 07 Dec 2007 06:27:05 +0000, Dan C wrote:
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>> On 2007-12-07, 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'd score this a 1.25 (out of 10) on the Troll-O-Meter.

>
> Trolls get weaker towards the weekend as their beer levels drop.


What kind of beer?
Here Jupiler is my favourite but you should all know Stella Artois,
sicne we keep the best and export the inferior ones...

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


No man, but I must say Gentoo is a really good distribution and the
others are used by a bunch of tree huggin' hippie crap! :-p

> Mark


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Unread 08-12-2007, 03:27 AM   #17
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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.
 
Unread 08-12-2007, 03:27 AM   #18
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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, 03:27 AM   #19
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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, 03:28 AM   #20
J.O. Aho
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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.


First, I make an assumption that you mean Gnome2 when you write Gnome, IMHO
you shouldn't mix those products, a good environment with Miguel de Icaza in
charge and a product I would cal bloat ware, cpu hog by Havoc.


No, I haven't noticed that at all, and I use KDE 9-12 hours per working day at
work and at least the same amount at weekends at home out over the couple of
hours I use it when I get home from work.

I have noticed the slowness, instability and the feeling of bing a prisoner
like when using microsoft explorer environment.


I should say that I loved Miguel's Gnome, but that Havoc ruined the name...

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