stuartpalmer wrote:... what to do with my Windows XP refugee friends, who are currently on Ubuntu 10.04LTS. KDE is about as remote from XP as Gnome3/Unity, so I think they will need to be pushed in the XFCE direction.
If they're refugees from XP, KDE is pretty close in appearance to Windows 7, with the added advantages of Linux (less crashes, more secure, etc, etc...) I laughed my head off when I saw KDE for the first time then windows vista came out and I thought it looked like MS had taken all the cool looking bits of KDE, stripped out the working bits and then done to it what ME did to Win2000.
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