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Lubuntu: Floats Like a Butterfly, Stings Like a Bee

Sep 10, 2009, 21:39 (2 Talkback[s])
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"It seems there's a new Linux distribution every other second these days. Someone takes openSUSE, changes the wallpaper and we get a new distro. It's ridiculous.

"We have the official and non-official *buntus - Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Edubuntu (sort of), Gobuntu (R.I.P), Mythbuntu, Eeebuntu, Fluxbuntu and Xubuntu. Not to mention Ubuntu Server Edition, Ubuntu MID Edition, Ubuntu Netbook Remix, Ubuntu JeOS, Ubuntu Studio, Ubuntu this and Ubuntu that.

"It's enough 'buntu' to drive you mad and now we have Lubuntu. It's Ubuntu with yet another desktop environment, LXDE (Lightweight X11 Desktop Environment), which is in-turn based on Openbox."

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