non-Unity flavours and Mir

Rick Spencer rick.spencer at
Fri Jun 14 16:44:13 UTC 2013

On Fri, Jun 14, 2013 at 9:14 AM, Scott Kitterman <ubuntu at> wrote:

> Kubuntu has always relied on the infrastructure provided in the Ubuntu archive
> to build our KDE variant on top of.  It's pretty obvious to me that, at some
> point, this will no longer be feasible.  The Kubuntu team certainly doesn't
> have the manpower or expertise to maintain their own X/Wayland stack.

If Kubuntu (or any other flavor) can no longer be a *buntu flavor, I
think everyone would all consider this an unacceptable outcome for the
Mir project. Thanks to Jonathon and Scott for engaging in a
constructive conversation about their requirements. I am confident
that a mutual agreeable resolution to the technical issues will be

Cheers, Rick

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