Alternatives to ubuntu?

Tim Frost timfrost at xtra.co.nz
Sun Jan 8 06:48:22 UTC 2006


On Sat, 2006-01-07 at 22:37 -0800, Roger Chrisman wrote:
> http://kubuntu.org (ubuntu with KDE desktop instead of Gnome desktop).
> 
> Actually, if you already have Ubuntu installed, you can add KDE desktop 
> to it instead of doing a new install of kubuntu, and then just chose 
> KDE as your desktop in the loggin options. Not sure exactly what you 
> add but you can look that up.

the magic package is kubuntu-desktop - that meta-package depends on all
the KDE packages.  So 'sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop' will
install KDE and the required packages
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Roger
> 
> -- 
> Roger Chrisman . Palo Alto . 650-387-4732
> 
Tim





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