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Re: Ubuntu Versions

On Tue, Apr 05, 2011 at 06:15:26PM -0500, Ron Johnson wrote:
> On 04/05/2011 05:37 PM, Mark wrote:
> [snip]
> >upgrading.  For all its flaws, one nice thing about Windows is that it
> >has a 10-year (14-year for XP) support cycle, so while there may be
> >service packs, etc., to the end user, the interface is virtually the
> >same for 10 years. I realize that not upgrading/getting more
> >goodies/etc. is not the preference of most people on the list, but for
> >some Debian users it might be.  It's an "if it ain't broke, don't fix
> >it" type thing.
> >
> You need to mention that to GNOME.  Not that they'd list.  "We're
> the experts.  We know best."

I installed the gnome-shell package a year or so ago and have yet to look at

It wants upgraded in experimental but that isn't going to happen from my now
stable system.

I may be switching to Openbox when the time comes.


"Microsoft is not the answer. Microsoft is the question. NO (or Linux) is the
answer." --Somebody

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