[xubuntu-users] How many xubuntu users?

Brian brian.collins at alice.it
Tue May 3 12:15:37 UTC 2011

Hi Albert,
I use Xubuntu 10.04, and I have no problem using apps from gnome.
When you install them , you need to check where they are put, and do the 


Il 03/05/11 13.55, Albert Wagner ha scritto:
> On 05/02/2011 11:30 PM, Elizabeth Krumbach wrote:
>> On Mon, May 2, 2011 at 7:51 PM, Albert Wagner<albertwagner at cox.net>  
>> wrote:
>>> How do I modify the installed menu?  Many apps are visible in the 
>>> MainMenu
>>> app that do not show up in the Xfce menu.
>> What version of Xubuntu are you running? Until 11.04 the editing of
>> menus was a bit tricky (Xfce 4.6 didn't have a menu editor). With
>> 11.04 you can now use the regular menu editor for Gnome, we've been
> Thank you, Elizabeth.  I have 11.04 installed.  I also installed 
> MainMenu(Alacarte) using Synaptics.  Yet, many apps that are checked 
> in the MainMenu app do not show up in the Xfce menu.
>> recommending "alacarte"
>>>   It also appears to be a very
>>> austere installation of Xfce with absolutely no installed gnome apps.
>> Xubuntu ships with lighter weight applications than standard Ubuntu.
>> If you want to install Gnome apps just install the ones you want from
>> the software center.
> I expected Xubuntu to be very similar to Ubuntu, differing only in the 
> desktop.

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