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Thinking of taking Mint KDE for a spin but...

Postby markcynt on Tue Jun 02, 2009 8:03 am

Only if it doesn't use the same package manager as Kubuntu. I did find one thread that mentioned Synaptic as the package manager but it wasn't clear.
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Re: Thinking of taking Mint KDE for a spin but...

Postby exploder on Tue Jun 02, 2009 8:11 am

Synaptic is included. Check out the Live CD for yourself, that way you can see if it works with your hardware and if it has the applications you want.
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Re: Thinking of taking Mint KDE for a spin but...

Postby markcynt on Tue Jun 02, 2009 8:20 am

I didn't want to go through the trouble of downloading and burning if I knew I wouldn't use it and a LIVE CD is no way to test an operating system's capabilities IMO.

Since it does use Synaptic I will install it. Thanks exploder.
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