"Humdinger" <humdingerb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > I could imagine that the "deep skinning" you mention, to get a totally > flexible GUI would need a complete rewrite of the app_server. I'm no > developer, so I may be wrong, but I don't see this coming for many > years. Not a rewrite, but quite some changes, and also in the driver department (so definitely a lot of work). > Also, Haiku's stated goal is the Desktop. I expect netbooks being the > smallest targeted devices. For those, relatively small changes, like > running no Tracker and Deskbar, but fullscreen replacements, may be > enough to accommodate the small form factor. The same for home theater > systems, running only a few custom applications. Actually, I see no reason why you couldn't use either application as is on a netbook - they are both very space conserving and efficient. Bye, Axel.