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    Default NetBSD: Will It Stand As A Light Desktop?

    Phoronix: NetBSD: Will It Stand As A Light Desktop?

    Back in 2009 there was the announcement that there was going to be a new project out of the NetBSD camp aiming for am x86 NetBSD desktop system that would be fairly easy to use. It's been over three years and there hasn't been much work on the NetBSD desktop front, but now there comes word of a new NetBSD "light desktop" effort inspired by the LXDE Ubuntu derivative...

    http://www.phoronix.com/vr.php?view=MTExMjY

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    Will NetBSD stand a chance on the desktop?
    - Michael's tongue in cheek question of the day.

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    Michael stop trolling.
    NetBSD is dead.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LightBit View Post
    Michael stop trolling.
    NetBSD is dead.
    Yes, he's damn troll and he knows this. ;>

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    I fail to see how netbsd is dead... It moves even slower than debian but then that also can be an advantage.

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    Default Hmm

    I don't know why I would want to use NetBSD instead of Linux as desktop.

    Maybe NetBSD should focus more on the server where they can do some cool things a clean architecture.
    Hopefully something that benefits upstreams.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cb88 View Post
    I fail to see how netbsd is dead... It moves even slower than debian but then that also can be an advantage.
    Lack of clear goals. http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-...8/30/0016.html

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