KDE vs Kubuntu

Brian Astill bastill at adam.com.au
Sun May 15 00:49:29 UTC 2005

On Sun, 15 May 2005 01:32 am, Stroller wrote:
> On May 14, 2005, at 10:24 am, Brian Astill wrote:

> I don't actually. I noticed a none of the KDE games were available, but
> I don't normally use Linux on the desktop, so I wasn't aware that there
> was a difference between an Ubuntu install + KDE and Kubuntu. 

That's _because_  you "don't normally use Linux on the desktop".  The 
difference is considerable.

> my understanding is that Ubuntu will contain NO Gnome apps if you
> choose the "server" option during the install.

That is useful information.  It would mean that a full version of KDE can be 
installed without any Gnome "dross" (nobody _really_ needs 15 text 
editors :-)  )

> Further reading after I posted reveals this page on KDE in Ubuntu
> <http://www.ubuntulinux.org/wiki/InstallingKDE>, which seems to
> (poorly) address the original poster's question.

That "poorly" is what I complained of.  I think the poster would now be better 


More information about the ubuntu-users mailing list