View Full Version : What happened to SLAB?

September 28th, 2007, 09:34 PM
Back in the summer of 2006, the new menu of the Suse Linux enterprise desktop created quite some fuzz here in the forums as you can see here (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=208131&highlight=slab). There was even an own ubuntu version of it you can find here (http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=215970).

There was even talk to include it as default menu for Gnome 2.18. But what happened to all that? After the first hype calmed down it seemed that all these projects got abandoned . I kinda liked the concept and wonder what happened to it. Or am I just overlooking the current active development and its community?

September 28th, 2007, 10:07 PM
i justed started using linux some 3 monthss ago so i definately wasnt around during the hype of ...SLAB..but there is a program called gimmie that tend to do something similar..although i don't use it ..i prefer my gnome menu..

September 28th, 2007, 10:36 PM
sudo apt-get install gnome-main-menu

I believe thats right....

heres the screenshot on my laptop....