[ubuntu-uk] Another happy Ubuntu user :-)

Chris Rowson christopherrowson at gmail.com
Sun Nov 11 17:00:39 GMT 2007

On Nov 11, 2007 12:37 AM, Alan Pope <alan at popey.com> wrote:
> Hi Chris,
> On Sun, 2007-11-11 at 00:32 +0000, Chris Rowson wrote:
> > She preferred it to Ubuntu because the 'start menu' was located in the
> > bottom left where she expected it to be; and that by having only one
> > panel, the interfaces took up less screen real estate (which is
> > important on her old 1024x768 laptop display.
> >
> I have never quite understood this argument, or the "it's brown" one.
> The panels are very configurable, so you could have exactly what Linux
> Mint gives you with standard Ubuntu and a dozen or so mouse clicks.
> Cheers,
> Al.

I totally agree, but the difference is a dozen clicks for me, plus
downloading and installing codecs/flash/java etc etc or not having to
bother doing it.

I put my hands up, I'm lazy!


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