Easiest Dual Boot Ever!

Steve smorrey at gmail.com
Sat Sep 2 13:33:39 MDT 2006


Thats the only difference I could find, was better KDE support.
Evidently though you can turn a Ubunutu into a Kubuntu with a single
apt-get, so I don't believe they diverge at all.

On 9/2/06, Charles M. Wood <charles.m.wood at gmail.com> wrote:
> I just installed Ubuntu and did the same thing. It's nice, huh! Isn't
> kubuntu just ubuntu with KDE instead of gnome or are there other
> differences?
>
> Chuck
>
>
> On 9/1/06, Shane Hathaway <shane at hathawaymix.org> wrote:
> >
> > Steve wrote:
> > > Anyways I'm shocked and impressed that this little $400 laptop is
> > > doing so great under linux.  The Kubuntu folks really deserve some
> > > applause because I think we finally have a distro that mom can dual
> > > boot :)
> >
> > Ubuntu is similar.  Ubuntu has seriously eliminated the need to muck
> > with fdisk/cfdisk/sfdisk in most cases.  Drag that slider, wait a while,
> > and reboot.  It's quite refreshing.
> >
> > Of course, if you have gobs of RAM, you can virtualize instead of
> > dual-boot, but the boxes I mess with usually don't.
> >
> > Shane
> >
> >
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