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Old 01-19-2005, 04:47 PM   #1
Michael Davont
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Debian


what is Debian as i am looking at themes but alot of them say KDE Debian
so what is Debian and if i need it to use the Themes in my Kde Desktop
from the Fedora Core 3
then how do i get it
 
Old 01-19-2005, 05:07 PM   #2
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1) Have a look at www.debian.org

2) You'll probably want either generic (not distro-specific) themes, or themes designed for Fedora and your version of kde. The debian ones are often packaged as .deb files.
 
Old 01-19-2005, 05:11 PM   #3
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google('debian'): www.debian.org; It's a (imnsho) very good distro. It comes in three tiers: stable/testing/unstable; I'd recommend testing for desktop use, or unstable for the daring

one quality of debian that I like is that if you only select the 'main' branch of packages, you only get free software (according to the Debian Free Software Guidelines, which is pretty close to OSI's definition, and quite OK for me, a believer in all things GNU).

Another benefit of Debian is that they are actively porting things to run on HURD (see gnu.org if you don't know what it is).

anyways, google is your friend

Jonas
 
Old 01-19-2005, 05:44 PM   #4
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jonas, just out of curiosity: why are you still running
that buggy, security-hole ridden kernel?


Cheers,
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Old 01-19-2005, 05:51 PM   #5
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because I don't know any better
 
Old 01-20-2005, 06:37 AM   #6
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Talking

Come on Michael!

Get it and use it.
I'm newbie as always. I've walking around in other Distro,
and Deby who can make me back.

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