Since the Compiz version of Unity does not have a dash at the moment, I was wondering if the Unity team is planning to port the current version of the dash "as it is" (eight huge icons to open Firefox / categorized apps / Software Center), as seen here...

alt text

...or will rather introduce some changes here and there, and in this case, how extensive the planned changes are going to be, e.g. somehow merging the apps, places and people menus.

2 Answers 2


In 11.04, you'll be able to remove the home screen shortcuts, and of course add them back.

  • 1
    Will you also be able to set custom ones?
    – Bou
    Nov 23, 2010 at 14:51
  • I hope so. . . .
    – RolandiXor
    Dec 6, 2010 at 22:14

I don't think anything like that has been decided as of yet.

The best way to predict the future is to invent it. :-)

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .