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OK I'm hating the Unity **** that Ubuntu is going to be using

will I still be able to use the standard gnome in 11.04

I'd just swap to a different distro
but I can't get my wifi card to work in anything other than Ubuntu
Edited by 3dfxvoodoo - 2/5/11 at 2:40pm
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I'm sure you could install it yourself..
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you can always use any DE you want, but it wont be pre-installed

gnome is also switching over to exactly what unity looks like, so youd just have to run an older version... idk if that would cause any security problems, probably just annoying bugs that will NEVER get fixed
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I assume there will be something like "Gubuntu" once they officially switch to Unity.
But yeah you can always install whatever DE you want no matter what version of Ubuntu.
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well of course you can install what ever gui you'd want

but will I be able to run it with out the update meager trying to update or remove it
and will Ubuntu blacklist the gui?
or some way make it so I can't use it?
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You are putting too much thought into it, just wait and see what they do. It'll probably just be Ubuntu/Unity as default. So what you will get is either another spinoff or just install it yourself.
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post #7 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by 3dfxvoodoo View Post
OK I'm hating the Unity **** that Ubuntu is going to be using

will I still be able to use the standard gnome in 11.04

I'd just swap to a different distro
but I can't get my wifi card to work in anything other than Ubuntu

Come to the Fedora distro... we have cookies
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Debian has chocolate chip cookies, with milk.
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post #9 of 28
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Quote:
Originally Posted by JedixJarf View Post
Come to the Fedora distro... we have cookies


left you guys when you gave me those moldy cookies


but I may go with the sabayon crowd
I hear they have desserts
Edited by 3dfxvoodoo - 2/5/11 at 9:10pm
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Quote:
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left you guys when you gave me those moldy cookies
Ahhh but we also have some cache for you too
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