LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions
User Name
Password
Linux - Distributions This forum is for Distribution specific questions.
Red Hat, Slackware, Debian, Novell, LFS, Mandriva, Ubuntu, Fedora - the list goes on and on... Note: An (*) indicates there is no official participation from that distribution here at LQ.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-25-2016, 01:50 AM   #31
stds_sak
Member
 
Registered: May 2014
Location: India
Distribution: Windows 10, Debian and derivatives, Mint, Whatever I find new and interesting
Posts: 53

Rep: Reputation: Disabled

If you are looking for something lightweight, then go for LXLE or Cub Linux, later is real eye candy. Antix MX is also real light, based on a stripped XFCE. Or you can check NetRunner if as you say KDE is your thing.
 
Old 09-25-2016, 04:06 AM   #32
jamison20000e
Senior Member
 
Registered: Nov 2005
Location: ...uncanny valley... infinity\1975; (randomly born:) Milwaukee, WI, US, Earth, end border$! ◣◢┌∩┐ Fe26-E,e...
Distribution: any GPL that works well on my cheapest; has been KDE or CLI but open... http://goo.gl/NqgqJx &c ;-)
Posts: 3,382
Blog Entries: 2

Rep: Reputation: 987Reputation: 987Reputation: 987Reputation: 987Reputation: 987Reputation: 987Reputation: 987Reputation: 987
Fatdog64 or Puppy are cool, few things to learn about users, save-files or installs and so on but cool.
 
Old 12-24-2016, 01:53 PM   #33
un1x
Member
 
Registered: Oct 2015
Posts: 442

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
Quote:
Originally Posted by Konqi- View Post
Ubuntu Gnome really doesn't let you customize
ABSOLUTLY FALSE ! ! !




---------------------


Quote:
Originally Posted by Konqi- View Post
What are some distros you'd reccomend that are based on Ubuntu...?
DEBIAN ... do not be silly playin with buntus ...
 
Old 12-24-2016, 02:03 PM   #34
BW-userx
Senior Member
 
Registered: Sep 2013
Location: MID-SOUTH USA
Distribution: Void Linux / Slackware 14.2
Posts: 3,730

Rep: Reputation: 648Reputation: 648Reputation: 648Reputation: 648Reputation: 648Reputation: 648
Quote:
Originally Posted by Konqi- View Post
Hello! I love Ubuntu. I sorta like Unity. Its look is nice, but it makes some things a little bit more of a hassle to do. I want to switch to another distro that's based on Ubuntu, not debian. (I know that Ubuntu is based on Debian, I'm saying no Debian based)

I've tried Linux Mint, but it has issues like when I'm typing, the touchpad will randomly activate and delete what im typing or will go inbetween a word.

Peppermint OS looks nice, but I'm not a big fan of the "internet" based apps.

Kubuntu I love, but I can't get the Super/Windows key to activate the menu, and it's super heavy on resources.

Ubuntu Gnome really doesn't let you customize...

Xubuntu/Lubuntu look dated.



---------------------


What are some distros you'd reccomend that are based on Ubuntu...?

Thanks!
maybe get off the beaten path of main lining Distros.

I use void, it is fast install fast start up, fast updates, fast install stuff, fast shut down. lots of desktops to choose from.

as far as your touch pad doing what you say. Yep I hate it when that happens. you just need to turn it off, or set it up to not work while typing.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tired of ubuntu gabe2068 Linux - Newbie 12 03-31-2014 01:29 PM
Getting more and more tired of Ubuntu. What other distros to try? CrazyGuy158 Linux - Distributions 67 07-23-2012 03:57 PM
LXer: Tired Of Tweaking Ubuntu? Try Pinguy OS! [Ubuntu Remaster] LXer Syndicated Linux News 3 11-04-2010 02:37 PM
Distro recommendations for a newbie (Please not Ubuntu, I'm a real man!) SauceForge Linux - Server 26 05-05-2008 09:01 AM
I'm tired of Mandrake and need some suggestions concerning good distro to switch to. Belegdol Linux - Distributions 1 03-25-2005 05:33 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:31 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration