On sab, 2009-01-03 at 11:25 +0000, Anne Wilson wrote:Yes, I know that. My mail was only a "provocation" :-)
> Hi, Ambrogio. You really don't have to switch to gnome to use evolution or
> gimp, or any other application (nor would you have to switch to kde if you
> were running in gnome and wanted to run a kde application). Installing the
> application you want will pull in any necessary libraries, and the application
> will run on either desktop. I do use some gnome applications on my kde
About interation and integration of desktops and applications, I have a
lot of problems.
For example, I'm Italian and I like in most cases that applications
localized work well.
But, if I start gnome and I launch evolution and gimp (that are 2
applications that I use very often) menus are in italian.
If I start KDE and use the KDE apps, they are in Italian, but evolution
and gnome are in english.
I was unable to obtain the italian menu. Apps depend on desktop
configuration, so using of the environment vars wasn't usefull.
I think this is the right approach, and also read and check other
> Agreed - I also prefer to check whether others experience a problem, since if
> I'm the only one experiencing it, it's likely to be my configuration that's at
similar bugs or help request.
I know that there are everytime things that are work-in-progress, and
> A few, but not many now. The problem is that some of the things are done
> differently, so if there are particular things that you miss, do ask. We may
> be able to tell you how to do it, and if not, we may be able to tell you
> whether it is work-in-progress.
other that are impossible.
I need everytime the last one :-)
Ambrogio De Lorenzo
Professional Services Manager
EMC Proven Specialist
Tel: +39 340 1832924
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