Re: KDE Support in Debian
On Tuesday 10 Nov 2009 13:50:04 email@example.com wrote:
> Scott wrote:
> > I have been contemplating the idea of switching from Ubuntu
> > to Debian. Even though I like KDE better I use Gnome on Ubuntu.
> > The reason why I use Ubuntu (With Gnome) and not Kubuntu (With
> > KDE) is that I don't like how it is more difficult to find help
> > specific to Kubuntu and also because Kubuntu is simply not as
> > well put together as Ubuntu. There is simply much more
> > development and documentation specific to Gnome in Ubuntu.
> I share your feelings regarding Kubuntu, I use kde4 on Debian
> Squeeze (current Testing) on my two home machines (one laptop and
> one desktop). kde4 is well integrated in Debian, it feels like a
> first class citizen and not a second choice. I feel like Debian as
> been careful in the way it has put kde4 together, resulting in a
> very usable, and lately pretty stable desktop (version 4.3.2
I'm running Squeeze on my own workstation with KDE 4.3.2 with Nividia
drivers. Works for me. I don't know how stable or unstable it's
supposed to be but it's good here. AMD64. Samsung flat screen 19"
monitor. My other workstation is Ubuntu Manic Koala.