Gnome makes me want to strangle kittens

James Laver james.laver at
Tue Jul 7 18:27:44 BST 2009

On 7 Jul 2009, at 17:54, David Cantrell wrote:

> How does one de-Gnomeify a Ubuntu box?  Its spectacularly broken
> focus-follows-mouse and hideously ugly window mangler and "panels"
> Just Have To Go.

I believe you can aptitude install xyz-desktop && aptitude purge  
ubuntu-desktop, where xyz is one of the supported desktop names  
contorted aroudnd the word 'ubuntu'.

'kubuntu', 'xubuntu' will work, if the process works at all..


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