Eugene Smiley on 2 Feb 2008 14:09:12 -0800

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Re: [PLUG] I'm Convinced To Try Ubuntu

Jonathan Bringhurst wrote:

> I just figured I'd mention that I often use the term Ubuntu to say
> what linux distro I'm running. However, I usually use Xubuntu in
> practice. I think most people will refer to the family of Ubuntu
> products (Kubuntu, Xubuntu, Ubuntu, etc) as just "Ubuntu" to simplify
> things since they're basically the same thing with a different
> *-desktop package installed. It also helps those new to linux, since
> there are quite a few people who may have heard "Ubuntu" in passing
> and aren't familiar with all of the variations.
> In short, you're not likely to start a war over what variation of
> Ubuntu you use. Of course saying *this* might start a war however. ;)

Out of curiousity can *buntu be installed from the disk sans X, say for a server 
install? I'm not worried about headless install or console vs. gui install.
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