Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 7th Feb 2012 09:58 UTC, submitted by gogothebee
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu This shouldn't come as a huge surprise. Jonathan Riddell, lead developer of the Kubuntu project and the only person paid by Canonical to work on the KDE variant of the popular distribution, has announced that after the 12.04 release, Canonical will no longer be funding him, effectively putting Kubuntu on the same level as other Ubuntu variants like Xubuntu.
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RE: No surprise
by cropr on Tue 7th Feb 2012 16:47 UTC in reply to "No surprise"
cropr
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2006-02-14

This was definitely true when KDE launched the 4 series, but nowadays this is no longer the case. KDE 4.7 on Kubuntu 11.10 i stable and fast

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RE[2]: No surprise
by Hiev on Tue 7th Feb 2012 17:11 in reply to "RE: No surprise"
Hiev Member since:
2005-09-27

As someone who also tries KDE, I beg to differ.

Edited 2012-02-07 17:25 UTC

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RE[2]: No surprise
by Nth_Man on Tue 7th Feb 2012 19:20 in reply to "RE: No surprise"
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2010-05-16

If people wanted to try it by themselves, there was a VirtualBox disk image of Kubuntu 11.04 i386 Desktop, stable version in
http://torrentbox.com/torrent_details?id=1476261

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