Best Alternative Operating System To Ubuntu?

Basil Chupin blchupin at
Fri Jul 1 13:49:53 UTC 2011

On 01/07/11 17:41, Alan Pope wrote:
> On 1 July 2011 07:55, Basil Chupin<blchupin at>  wrote:
>> In another message I note that you gave 3 URLs to look at about this
>> Unity/Gnome/KDE stuff.
>> This business about gnome shell, gnome 3, unity is, honestly, damn and
>> totally, confusing!
> So read the links and become enlightened :D

I can go to a gym to be 'enlightened' (and I need it!) but all I want is 
to be 'heducated', that's what I want :-) .

>> Why "[build] against GNOME 3" and why not simply use Gnome 3 instead of
>> doing all this horse-manure about creating Unity?
> I am not a developer but here's the way I understand it.



I give you an AAA+ for your effort in explaining/supporting the modern 
equivalent of what Oscar Wilde stated as the, "unspeakable chasing the 
inedible" :-) .

I'll reread what you wrote over the next days to digest what you wrote, 
and thanks for taking the time and effort to put all that in 'print'.


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