Fixing GNOME3 "regressions" in 13.1.0

Martin Langhoff martin.langhoff at
Fri Sep 21 16:10:59 EDT 2012

On Fri, Sep 21, 2012 at 3:46 PM, Daniel Drake <dsd at> wrote:
> Its not really clear what they want on that ticket. If they just want
> the nautilus-driven desktop back, its easily doable.

I believe that that's what they want. Others have definitely
complained about the regressions (or "lockdown") of our GNOME desktop.

I also observe that "how do I return to Sugar?" used to be visibly
obvious, and now it is fairly hidden.

> But its not clear to me if we want to do that by default (is that what
> you are suggesting?).

Yes, that's what I am proposing, and yes, I think we want it.

We will also need to tweak the height of top and bottom bar (and of
the buttons therein) to make them useful in a Touch UI.

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