View Full Version : Whats Planned for 11.04?
October 19th, 2010, 11:25 AM
Gnome 3, BTRFS
What other goodies are planned?
October 19th, 2010, 03:37 PM
What about those of us who don't want to go gnome3 (gnome-shell)? Will there be an option to stay with gnome2, or will we have to look elsewhere?
October 19th, 2010, 03:42 PM
Pretty sure GNOME 3 will not come default, since it's scheduled for release in April. Canonical shouldn't be switching filesystems again in my view and it's time for them to keep a stable base for their OEM adoption.
October 19th, 2010, 04:29 PM
I thought gnome is a shell, don't we (users) get to choose the file system when installing the OS?
October 19th, 2010, 04:39 PM
I don't think GNOME3 will be in Ubuntu Narwhal. It's way too early.
October 19th, 2010, 05:01 PM
We don't really know yet, but this will all be sorted out at UDS (http://uds.ubuntu.com/) next week :)
Blueprints proposed for discussion (via 50-minute sessions spread across five days) are up at https://launchpad.net/sprints/uds-n
There are some doubts about Gnome Shell (the big replacement for the panels, notification system and desktop), but Gnome 3 should definitely be there with all its other wonderful changes like a redesigned control center / system preferences interface, Yelp 3 (which actually helps people instead of making problems, and does it well), further refined Folks in Empathy (metacontacts), and Gtk3 / GApplication and all the neat things that stuff brings.
October 19th, 2010, 05:16 PM
With GNOME 3, it'd be Ubuntu's next evolutionary stage.
October 19th, 2010, 07:29 PM
I dream of a Ubuntu version that features BTRFS and fully integrates its snapshot feature into Nautilus (like OpenSolaris does). That would be awesome.
I hope, the Canonical engineers can adept the OpenSolaris patch for nautilus to work on BTRFS.
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