Thinkcloud (1901664) writes "Clement Lefebvre, founder the Linux Mint project says tha the forked Gnome shell Cinnamon is based on Mutter and Gnome 3 while the latest relase, Cinnamon 1.1.3, adds stability." Link to Original Source
Top Ten Things Overheard At The ANSI C Draft Committee Meetings:
(7) Well, it's an excellent idea, but it would make the compilers too
hard to write.