q0k q0k.character at
Wed Feb 3 12:05:55 UTC 2010

On Wed, Feb 3, 2010 at 8:37 PM, M. Fioretti <mfioretti at> wrote:

> On Wed, Feb 03, 2010 20:21:17 PM +0900, q0k (q0k.character at
> wrote:
> > maintained until the latest date. Why two types - "long term support" and
> > "short term support"
> these are generic software terms.
> long term support: less tools and frills, slightly less new => easier
>                                  to keep bug-free for longer periods
> short term support: latest and greatest of everything, from features to
>                    eye candy => more possibilities of bugs, hence,
>                    less commitment from developers to keep it working
>                    for long periods
> the first is for businesses and everybody else who doesn't want to
> mess with software every other quarter. The second is for people who
> want to experiment and accept for this more frequent re-installs and
> maybe more configuration effort, or DO need some features which are
> absent for stability reasons from the other versions.

Therefore short term support is BETA and I need long term support, right?
I am a new user, I will not be ready to bugs I think

> > understanding what Ubuntu file browser looks like. At Ubuntu website, I
> don't
> > see a single hint about it.
> ? The "file browser" is the very first screenshot on the right when
> you load
> In any case, the term more used in Linux is "file manager", not file
> browser, that may be the reason why you don't find anything. The
> Ubuntu default file manager is called Nautilus, type "ubuntu nautilus"
> in a search engine and you'll find lots of explanations and
> screenshots.

I'll see. Thank you for the keyword.

>        Marco
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