Ubuntu Desktop Unit Consistency (LP: #369525)
christopher.chan at bradbury.edu.hk
Mon Jun 1 05:31:45 UTC 2009
Mackenzie Morgan wrote:
> On Monday 01 June 2009 12:13:43 am Christopher Chan wrote:
>>>> So, what does KDE do?
>>> Crash. Any KDE users running something stable? My upgrade to Karmic
> seems to
>>> have broken things.
>> Was on Inteprid with the 4.2 backport. But I use
>> Firefox/Thunderbird/Pidgin/OO and I can live with the odd scroll
>> bars...not crashing on me..at least I have not encountered any yet.
>> Kubuntu users are not at all happy with the Kubuntu team's decision to
>> release a kubuntu with not quite ready KDE 4.x (as the KDE team
>> themselves have clearly stated) and no choice of using the mature KDE
>> 3.5.x desktop as recommended by the KDE team.
> Recommends where?
Feel free to take this up on the Kubuntu list. There was a thread on
this very topic.
I hereby quote what Dotan Cohen said in one of his posts:
"That is a distro issue, not a KDE issue. Be mad, but at *buntu, not at
KDE. KDE still offers KDE 3.5.10 for download, and still calls it "the"
more mature version":
> And note that I said *Karmic* as in, I'm running Alpha 1, not a stable release
> of Kubuntu. KDE 4.2.2 has been quite stable on Jaunty (*shrug* backports are
> never guaranteed to work). It's 4.3 (which is still in development) which is
:-D There was a lot of screaming and yelling about even 4.2.3 :-D
As for me, I am going to scream and yell about the lack of a kiosktool
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