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Old 06-30-2006, 07:19 AM   #1
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Difference: Kubuntu or kde-desktop on ubuntu?


What is the difference between installing Kubuntu, or doing apt-get install kubuntu-dekstop on Ubuntu? What's the difference in the end result?

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Old 06-30-2006, 07:43 AM   #2
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nothing at all.
 
Old 06-30-2006, 09:30 PM   #3
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If you prefer to keep your installation lean than go with Kubuntu. I would imagine that installing Ubuntu than adding KDE will leave all of those gnome libs laying around not to mention some services and/or startup programs.
 
Old 06-30-2006, 09:52 PM   #4
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If you install Ubuntu then install kubuntu-desktop then you will have Gnome (with all the libs) and KDE installed and be able to use both. It you install Kubuntu from CD/DVD then you'll just have KDE (and, yes, a leaner system)
 
Old 07-01-2006, 02:52 AM   #5
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Dont know about anyone else but every time that I used Kde with gnome, my system slowed down too much!
 
Old 07-03-2006, 04:40 AM   #6
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Thanks all
 
Old 07-04-2006, 08:31 PM   #7
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I like Ubuntu with kubuntu-desktop because, as stated above, I have the gnome libs. I also like gdm better than kdm.
 
  


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