Sun has decided to drop Sawfish in favour of Metacity for its release of GNOME 2.
This decision has been based on issues such as accessibility, maintainability of the code, documentation, multi-head support and a general eagerness from the community to commit to Metacity.
Author: The GNOME Project <gnome-devel-list [at] gnome [dot] org>
Maintainer: Susanne Klaus <vadja [at] gmx [dot] de>
Build time (on reference hardware): 10707% (relative to binutils)2
Installed size (on reference hardware): 8.84 MB, 211 files
Dependencies (build time detected): atk bash binutils bzip2 ccache coreutils diffutils expat findutils freetype gawk gcc gconf gettext glib glibc grep gtk+ linux-header make mktemp net-tools orbit2 pango perl perl-xml-parser pkgconfig popt sed startup-notification sysfiles tar util-linux xorg
Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.
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