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I get all sorts of problems like; "unable to to this", "can't find that", "need this", "fatal error" and so on.
So I wasn't aiming at a certain problem with my video settings. I'd just like to have everything infront of me when I am going to configure my new distro with music, video, graphics and such.
One of the things I look for first is the package manager, I don't like to use commands and the terminal to install programs, I like to have it done by itself. From SuSE there was Zen and Yast which is excellent-- I have tried apt-get, but I don't really know-- there was a lot of good programs missing.
Which package manager do I have in Xubuntu, and/or wich one can I download?
I believe *buntu comes with Synaptic. A GUI front-end for apt/dpkg. But I may be mistaken. Regardless, it's a fairly intuitave Package manager. Fairly well done if you like that sort of thing
As for music/video etc. You may want to take a look at a program called EasyUbuntu (or something like that) it downloads and installs the codecs and whatnot that you need for mp3s DVDs and a bunch of other proprietary stuff.