[Kubuntu] About Kde Integration

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Sun Feb 25 01:06:29 UTC 2007

Ouattara Oumar Aziz wrote:

> Hi there,
> I have tried kubuntu this afternoon, and I got pretty upset, so upset
> that I downloaded Mandriva 2007 to see the difference and ... There is a
> big gap between the two kde integration. After I finish installing that
> Mandriva on a VM I'll try to make a video and post it here.
> So my point is, When I look at Gnome on Ubuntu, I can *Feel the
> Desktop*, designed to be clean an easy to see and use. When I look at
> KDE on kubuntu, I feel like they just installed KDE and a bunch of
> software and *basta* . So I first thought " Geez, how did I used KDE for
> a so long time when I was on Mandriva ? Did kde changes that much ?". So
> to check my impression out I retried Mandriva, and I can realize now, it
> 's a problem of integration.
> So now I come to you, and just want to know what are your impression
> about this integration thing.
> PS: Maybe it was because I tried with Feisty which is still in
> development. I'm downloading Edgy to check.

I'm probably not a good critic, as I've only ever used KDE on Linux, and
only on Debian-based systems, so maybe there were better implementations,
but I don't see the problem.  How about some concrete examples?

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