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blog:distro_dinosaur [2019/01/18 12:42]
dizwell
blog:distro_dinosaur [2019/01/19 13:09]
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 That leaves me a choice of: Kubuntu (forget it: it's Ubuntu with KDE slapped on top); KDE Neon (forget it; it's Ubuntu!); Fedora KDE Spin (see above: forget it, because it's Fedora with KDE slapped on top, badly, and the long-term future of anything Red Hat and KDE is suspect)... and OpenSuse. That leaves me a choice of: Kubuntu (forget it: it's Ubuntu with KDE slapped on top); KDE Neon (forget it; it's Ubuntu!); Fedora KDE Spin (see above: forget it, because it's Fedora with KDE slapped on top, badly, and the long-term future of anything Red Hat and KDE is suspect)... and OpenSuse.
  
-It's a [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Hobson%27s_choice|Hobson'​s choice]], in other words. If you want a mainstream, KDE-first, distro these days, you can choose OpenSuse or... nothing much!+It's a [[https://​en.wikipedia.org/​wiki/​Hobson%27s_choice|Hobson'​s choice]], in other words. If you want a mainstream, KDE-first, distro these days, you can choose ​[[https://​www.opensuse.org/​|OpenSuse]] or... nothing much!
  
 Accordingly,​ yesterday evening, I wiped my Ubuntu MATE installation and put OpenSuse 15 on instead (note: OpenSuse has a '​Tumbleweed'​ offering, which is a rolling distro... and is therefore another no-no these days for me!) It is a pleasure to be back in the arms of KDE, with wobbling windows, desktop cubes, good looks and a sense of the modern! Accordingly,​ yesterday evening, I wiped my Ubuntu MATE installation and put OpenSuse 15 on instead (note: OpenSuse has a '​Tumbleweed'​ offering, which is a rolling distro... and is therefore another no-no these days for me!) It is a pleasure to be back in the arms of KDE, with wobbling windows, desktop cubes, good looks and a sense of the modern!
  
-I've put together a little article about how I did my post-installation tweaking, should anyone be interested (or should I need to do it again in the future... which given my propensity to switch OSes isn't beyond the realms of probability!)+I've put together ​[[wiki:​linux:​installopensuse15|a little article]] about how I did my post-installation tweaking, should anyone be interested (or should I need to do it again in the future... which given my propensity to switch OSes isn't beyond the realms of probability!)
  
 {{tag>​linux ubuntu opensuse kde mate}} {{tag>​linux ubuntu opensuse kde mate}}
blog/distro_dinosaur.txt ยท Last modified: 2019/04/04 19:14 by dizwell