[ubuntu-za] Migrating to Linux

Jan Greeff jan at verslank.net
Sun May 3 16:53:15 UTC 2015

Thanks all.

A question that was asked, was what he uses CorelDraw for.

In addition to illustrations and cover designs for books, he does A1 
wall charts for his natural wellness presentations.


On 03/05/2015 17:35, Lee Sharp wrote:
> On 05/03/2015 05:16 AM, Miles wrote:
>> Hi Jan, you cant install 14.04 and then in synaptic or cli install
>> mate-desktop and on booting you can choose the mate environment
> You can...  But the 14.04 version is very old (1.6.2) and the 15.04 
> versions is much newer (1.8.2) so a number of bugs have been worked 
> out.  I have tried the 14.04 version and was not happy with it, and 
> used Gnome Panel / Flashback.  But the 15.04 version is very mature 
> and stable so far.  I have not really worked with it yet, but I am 
> liking what I see so far.  Even if it does mean getting off the LTS 
> versions I normally stick to.
>             Lee

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