GNOME Shell

by Daniel Pimentel — Fri 01 January 2010

GNOME Shell is the graphical shell of the GNOME desktop environment starting with version 3. It provides basic functions like launching applications, switching between windows and is also a widget engine. GNOME Shell replaced GNOME Panel and some ancillary components in GNOME 2. GNOME Shell is written in C and JavaScript as a plugin for Mutter.

GNOME Shell
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