NEW - KDE in Ubuntu

Derek Broughton news at
Thu Nov 16 21:49:58 UTC 2006

Silent Ph03nix wrote:

> On Wednesday 15 November 2006 15:43, Ed Smits wrote:
>> along the same lines - is the Linux underneath Ubuntu the same as
>> under Kubuntu etc? I mean the non-GUI stuff? I've had no problems
>> installing Ubuntu and then adding KDE as an optional desktop, worked
>> like a charm, but installing Kubuntu fresh didn't work nearly as well,
>> seeming to indicate differences in the base systems.

> I've noticed the same thing myself.  If I'm going to run kubuntu, I load
> ubuntu first, then load kubuntu-desktop and it seems to run better than a
> stock kubuntu load and much better than kubuntu load then loading
> ubuntu-desktop on top of that.
It shouldn't make any difference.  It _is_ all the same under the hood.

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