nelz wrote:Why? There are already plenty of distros that don't use Unity etc, do we need another?
Well you have a point there.
I looked at several, including SUSE, Slackware, Red Hat and Fedora before launching myself at Ubuntu 6.06.
The transition from 6.* to 12* seems to be analogous to buying a Mercedes and having it gradually upgraded to a Ford.
But then what do I know, I was raised on Sinclair ZX81 and a black and white TV, followed by Mr Sugars first born ...and anything is better than that.
Oh, sod it.