Xubuntu Studio. Well, kinda. Ubuntu Studio re-basing to XFCE

Micah Gersten micahg at ubuntu.com
Fri May 13 17:14:20 UTC 2011

On 05/13/2011 06:54 PM, C K wrote:
> Hello. My name is Cory Kontros. I am the former creator/lead for
> Ubuntu Studio until 10.10. I have stepped back in for this release to
> help with a major transition underway over in our camp.
> One of those changes being our move to XFCE. We do not feel Unity nor
> GNOME-Shell fit our target audience or intended workflow.
> That said, I'm sending this email in hopes of establishing a
> relationship where I can better understand how XFCE's packaging in
> Ubuntu works. We plan on having a very different default setup than
> Xubuntu (which totally rocks now BTW) and it would be great to get
> questions here and there answered. I have grabbed the
> xubuntu-default-settings package to tinker with to get familiar.
> Thank you for your time.

Welcome!  You're in good company as Mythbuntu already is based on
Xfce. We generally hang out in #xubuntu-devel on freenode.  Feel free
to ask any questions here or there.  Most of the packaging work for
Xfce in Ubuntu is done in Debian by the awesome pkg-xfce team.


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