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post #11 of 32
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Originally Posted by ChronoBodi View Post
i have Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal, is it Unity?
Yes it is, do yourself a favour an switch to 10.10 Maverick Meerkat
(or even better, switch to Linux Mint )
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post #12 of 32
Or Arch if you got the balls
post #13 of 32
Couldn't recommend Arch to a newcomer, it's too involved. If the thought of not having a GUI scares you, you'll never complete the install. You can blame Windows for this fear, lol
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post #14 of 32
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Quote:
Originally Posted by chemicalfan View Post
Yes it is, do yourself a favour an switch to 10.10 Maverick Meerkat
(or even better, switch to Linux Mint )
old is better than new, why?
     
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post #15 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by ChronoBodi View Post
old is better than new, why?
Stability, and bugs worked out. 10.04 LTS is solid, while 11.04 is most definitely not, especially since the Unity Desktop is uber new.
    
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post #16 of 32
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old is better than new, why?
Because Unity is fail. It has very limited customisation, maybe even less than that of Windows. The LTS release uses Gnome 2 (or Gnome Legacy, as I think it's now known), has been in use for years, and you can customise to your heart's content
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post #17 of 32
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Awwww. So can anyone point me to a good Ubuntu to download?

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post #18 of 32
Well, if you're set on Ubuntu.....

Personally, I think you should use Mint (go for the CD version, then install the missing codecs by the provided script)
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post #19 of 32
Too much Gnome in this thread.

OP if you want new and "stable" (nothing ever is 100%) then get Kubuntu and enjoy the awesomeness of KDE. Which doesn't need another program to do the Cube, present windows, or other flashy GUI things.

I personally don't see the point in something looking pretty if it isn't going to provide some benefit in productivity or functionality.
     
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post #20 of 32
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Wait, there's Ubuntu Classic already, that's Gnome already...

And now i did something and everytime it shuts down or boots up, it says "Satanic" instead of "Ubuntu".

     
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