Newsgroups: comp.os.linux.development.apps, comp.os.linux.misc, de.comp.os.linux.misc
From: j...@calzone.oit.unc.edu (Jonathan Magid)
Subject: Re: Old Projects: Programmers wanted (was Re: New Project: KDE...)
In article <54qnr6$...@rainbow.rmii.com>,
Robert Payne <rpa...@rainbow.rmii.com> wrote:Actually, I think that the existance of a free Motif will help
>I'm not too big on the free Motif clone idea. Motif already exists
Linux commercial products and desktop unix in general. One of
the real problems with Motif has been its commercial nature (besides
being slow, hard to program, and weird and buggy). It has meant
that free software authors have been slow to write for it, as not
everyone has it or can get it. Which means that interfaces and look/feel
has varied greatly in free X software.
Also, since Motif is commercial and not everyone has it, vendors that
A free Motif- binary compatible with OSF/Motif (through the miracle
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