What's the difference between Xubuntu and Ubuntu?

Gordon Schulz gordon.schulz at gmail.com
Tue Nov 4 15:16:22 UTC 2008

On Tue, Nov 4, 2008 at 3:56 PM, Michael Haney <thezorch at gmail.com> wrote:

> Then why do XFCE and Gnome look so much alike?  I was always told it
> was a fork of Gnome.  Even those in my Ubuntu Users Group said it was.
Because both use the same Toolkit for displaying their widgets and stuff.
XFCE started using XForms then switched to GTK during their 3.0 development
cycle. It was never a fork of GNOME.

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