Christopher Barry on 19 Apr 2017 10:41:54 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] Alternative to Gentoo?

On Wed, 19 Apr 2017 08:59:19 -0400
"Gavin W. Burris" <> wrote:

>Hi, Greg.
>Check out the Fedora spins.
>Bonus points because Fedora is the proving ground, will be the next
>version, of RHEL/CentOS.  The Cinnamon spin, ala Mint, is pretty
>great, too.
>On Wed 04/19/17 07:45AM EDT, Greg Helledy wrote:
>> When I started reading your post, I thought, "That sounds like me
>> once upon a time."  I had been using Debian stable with KDE for
>> years, and while I really liked Debian, support for KDE just never
>> seemed to be a priority.  Sure, KDE worked, but there would be minor
>> glitches that would go unfixed for long periods.  Updates would
>> introduce new ones. For someone who wanted to use KDE as their
>> desktop, it was just frustrating enough that I started looking
>> around for another way.
>> I found Mint, and my home desktop is still on that, some six years
>> later.  The difference in my case is that I was not looking for
>> problems to solve, I was looking for a distro where everything had
>> already been solved.
>> -- 
>> Greg Helledy
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No Enlightenment, so no thanks. ;) E is the only desktop IMHO.

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