my 2 bits worth

Gunny Wallen gunnyman at
Sun Apr 17 04:35:35 UTC 2005

getting kde 3.4 is as easy as sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop.

On 4/16/05, Bob Jarman <rjarman at> wrote:
> Hello,
> Having just purchased SuSE 9.3Pro Update, and being quite unhappy with
> several things that 'simply just don't work for me', I think I qualify
> as one of the Linux users considering coming over to the 'ubuntu way'.
> Last week I played around with kubuntu and was quite happy, especially
> since the non-functional apps of SuSE worked in kubuntu.  I was,
> however, confused and spent more than several hours trying to get the
> 'user comforts' I was accustomed to having installed automatically by
> Red Hat and SuSE - midnight commander (which I used religiously as QDOS
> in DOS 3.1), webmin, and kbear to name a few.  Locating the earlier
> release of glibc required by mc was like finding the proverbial needle...
> Anyway, I've just trashed my latest install of SUSE to install ubuntu -
> my first step will be to find how to get KDE 3.4 and install it - from
> there I'll continue to explore.
> So, FWIW, I'd opt for the 2 or 3 CD versions.
> thanks
> Bob
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