Does Mint 5.0 Play Movies without all the addons, does it have the codecs and librarys? Most
Will I be able to install my favorite KDE apps in Mint? (Amarok , k3b ect.) If you want k3b you are better off using KDE. Wait for KDE CE, or use Daryna
Is it difficult to switch from Ubuntu 8.04 to Mint? No, not at all
For email, can I install Evolution? Yes.