NEW - KDE in Ubuntu

Derek Broughton news at
Wed Nov 15 20:06:18 UTC 2006

Renaud (Ron) Olgiati wrote:

> On Wednesday 15 November 2006 00:12, my mailbox was graced by a missive
>  from "maman durahman" <durahman at> who wrote:
>> IMHO. UBUNTU is at the begining with GNOME as windows manager. Then for
>> the one who love KDE instead of ubuntu they make KUBUNTU (ubuntu with kde
>> windows manager).
> Does Kubuntu come with all the same packages as Ubuntu, or are the Gnome
> progs replaced by the KDE equivalents ?

It doesn't _come_ with all the same packages.  If you get a CD it is either
Gnome or KDE (or even other options), but there's no room for both. 
However, once it's installed, and you update from the net, all of the same
packages are available.

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