Re: Switch from Gnome to KDE...
At 08:15 PM 3/3/2003 -0800, Leo Spalteholz wrote:
On March 3, 2003 06:33 pm, Hall Stevenson wrote:
> * Carla Schroder (email@example.com) [030303 20:19]:
> > On Monday 03 March 2003 04:26 pm, Hall Stevenson wrote:
> > > I guess I didn't read close enough... I went and read up at the
> > > davidpashley site and in it, he has an apt entry for getting
> > > KDE packages. I used that and am running KDE right now.
> > >
> > > Any advantage to using the DEBs from KDE.org instead ??
> > >
> > > Hall
> > In my experience, they are the most stable and trouble-free, and
> > they are completely up-to-date. I'm running KDE 3.1 right now
> > from kde.org, it's very nice. I don't use the KDE desktop itself,
> > as I like IceWM, but I use a lot of KDE apps. 3.1 is a pretty big
> > leap from 3.0, I'm very pleased with it.
> > The main thing is to use only one source, mixing them up will
> > cause big troubles! I mixed sources, and ended up manually
> > removing all KDE pieces, and starting over. That was, er, less
> > than fun. ;-)
> I'm running SID or unstable. Is anyone using the KDE.org DEB
> packages on SID ??
If you're running SID you're better off using the KDE in unstable.
It's compiled with GCC 3.2 so it will be faster than the one from
Good thing I decided to be patient then... I just about removed all of the
KDE packages I got from the SID repository and was going to replace with
the KDE.org ones. I'll leave things alone now.