[ubuntu-users] Re: Announcement from www.kubuntu.de

Jonathan Riddell jriddell at ubuntu.com
Sun Apr 9 20:53:48 UTC 2006

On Sun, Apr 09, 2006 at 05:28:37PM +0100, Daniel Carrera wrote:
> Chuck MATTSEN wrote:
> >I guess it remains to be seen what /kind/ of attention it gets in the 
> >end,  if any, and whether any damage was done by the effort.  "Reviews" 
> >would  seem to be rather mixed at this early stage.
> >
> >I must admit that I found the announcement somewhat personally 
> >distasteful  in tenor.
> As an OEM, I will now use Ubuntu and not Kubuntu until I feel confident 
> that Kubuntu can be supported.

Kubuntu is and continues to be supported by Canonical and the
community.  If you want to take out a support contract with Canonical
for Kubuntu that can be done in the same way as for Ubuntu.

> I don't want to be in the situation where 
> my customer has a problem and the support forum is down or the 
> documentation is not available.

Both forums and documentation for Ubuntu and Kubuntu are largely
community supported, who do an excellent job.

The unanswered sysadmin request that caused the message on kubuntu.de
has now been answered, so problem solved.


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