Ubuntu and KDE

Alex Radu exigentsky at comcast.net
Mon Feb 7 22:52:20 CST 2005

I have experimented with the latest Ubuntu for about two weeks, it is an 
excellent distribution. However, I found that GNOME is inadequate for my 
needs, this is the one pillar standing between my using of Ubuntu as a 
primary distribution and just experimenting with it occasionally.

I am not sure on what grounds Ubuntu developers chose GNOME, certainly 
not popularity, but I'm sure they have their reasons. In any case, I 
don't think Ubuntu should limit its users to using only GNOME, many 
people prefer KDE and for some it is actually a matter of more than 

Will Ubuntu offer an official version of the distribution with KDE as an 

Thank you for understanding,
                                         Alex Radu

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