Reading The Tales of Menu, it appears to be a step backward. Using a very outdated stock widget to justify the removal of icons is the worst excuse ever written. Real issue is the API itseft.
Busy weekend. I just took a break for making a presentation of Fedora Core 6 and Fedora Project for Vancouver Linux Users Group which will debut on November 20, 2006. A local computer store was kind enough to give me a laptop for the demonstration of Fedora Core 6 (Zod) live spin and Sugar interface from OLPC Project. Should you be interested to view that event and live near Vancouver, here is the address .