new to Ubuntu - KDE and 16.04 TLS ?

Lentes, Bernd bernd.lentes at
Tue Jul 19 19:34:29 UTC 2016

----- Am 19. Jul 2016 um 20:54 schrieb Sarunas Burdulis sarunas at

> On 07/19/2016 02:47 PM, Lentes, Bernd wrote:
>> Hi,
>> i'm working as a systemadministrator and have some experience with
>> suse, but i'm new to ubuntu. 2 of my colleagues want to have an
>> ubuntu system. I made a download of the new 16.04 and installed the
>> LTS version. They need a desktop environment and are used to KDE. Is
>> there a way to have KDE running on ubuntu or should i use kubuntu ?
> Please try installing 'plasma-desktop' metapackage. This should pull
> most of the kubuntu packages.
> Sarunas
Hi Sarunas,

thanks for your help.
I can now login via NX, but get an error: "All shell packages missing. This is an installation issue, please contact your distribution".
What shell packages does it mean ?


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