upgrade 8.04 -> 9.04+kde3: how?

Bruce Marshall bmarsh at bmarsh.com
Sun Jun 14 14:49:05 UTC 2009


On Sunday 14 June 2009, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> > I would be willing to bet that baring unforeseen catastrophes KDE 3.x
> > will still run twenty years from now. I have one old laptop that still
> > has DOS 6.2/Windows 3.1 and works just great. My old TRS80, TI-99-4A and
> > CoCo still work also.
>
> You should rather bet that there will be unforeseen catastrophes.
> Engineers count on known unknowns and on unknown unknowns. KDE 3 is
> unmaintained, and will be as dangerous and useless as Windows 3.1 is
> today. Your Win 3.1 machine has no web browser, does not play mp3 or
> divx files, does not run Solidworks, and does not run Office.

But there will be other options....   such as XFCE





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