[buug] Fwd: Re: converting Ubuntu to Xubuntu?

Michael Paoli Michael.Paoli at cal.berkeley.edu
Sat Dec 22 09:24:11 PST 2012

There's also Ubuntu Core[1], which may serve as useful comparison reference
point (namely installed packages) or clean, stripped down base from
which to start (roughly analogous to a Debian base installation with
nothing else added).

And, a bit more regarding converting among {U,Ku,Xu}buntu remixes (as
Ubuntu terms them):

forwarded bit/excerpt:

----- Forwarded message from jb at caustic.org -----
     Date: Sat, 22 Dec 2012 01:32:40 -0800
     From: "Johan Beisser" <jb at caustic.org>
  Subject: Re: [buug] converting Ubuntu to Xubuntu?
       To: "Michael Paoli" <Michael.Paoli at cal.berkeley.edu>

> From experience, it's rather painless to move from Ubuntu to the  
> other variants.

I moved my generic Gnome based Ubuntu box to using KDE a while back
(Kubuntu), and had no issues tracking it since.


(sorry for replying directly to you, but this email isn't registered
with the BUUG ML manager, and I've not gotten the motivation together
to update things)

On Sat, Dec 22, 2012 at 12:36 AM, Michael Paoli
<Michael.Paoli at cal.berkeley.edu> wrote:

----- End forwarded message -----

1. https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Core
2. [buug] converting Ubuntu to Xubuntu?:

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