Xfce most popular Ubuntu desktop after only Unity and GNOME-shell

Alok quantamcore at gmail.com
Sun Nov 20 18:03:17 UTC 2011

I personally know many disgruntled ubuntu users who are as frustrated as me
about unity. Many ol'timers ( includig Linus Himself) has shifted to xfce.
So the results are not at all surprising. Good job indeed by the xubuntu

On 20 November 2011 21:09, Vincent <mailinglists at vinnl.nl> wrote:

> Hey,
> http://www.omgubuntu.co.uk/2011/11/poll-result-15800-votes-cast-unity-named-most-popular-desktop/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+d0od+%28OMG%21+Ubuntu%21%29
> Of course, one could note that, as an Ubuntu-oriented blog, it is more
> relevant to Xubuntu users than to Kubuntu users (seeing how most of the
> apps and themes featured there work better in Xubuntu than Kubuntu).
> Furthermore, one could note that it is not a battle and that the goal of
> Xubuntu/Xfce is not to steal users from other open source desktops, but to
> provide the best experience for people aligned with Xfce/Xubuntu's vision.
> However, one could also choose to ignore all that and take pride in the
> fact that Xfce and Xubuntu are a popular choice among 8% of OMG! Ubuntu
> readers. Good job folks!
> Best,
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