When is Xubuntu and Fluxbuntu going to be Official and More supported ?

Asked by DLHDavidLH on 2008-12-27

When is Xubuntu and Fluxbuntu going to be Official / supported
i think both should be Official ( Officially Supported )

also i think
 Fluxbuntu and Xubuntu need more help....building / developing.....

also Xubuntu should be added to answers.launchpad.net
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Fluxbuntu : uses the Fluxbox window manager

Ubuntu : uses the GNOME

Xubuntu : uses Xfce,

Kubuntu : uses KDE

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Ubuntu-based_distributions

http://www.ubuntu.com/products/whatisubuntu/derivatives

http://fluxbuntu.org/

http://www.xubuntu.org/

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2008-12-27
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2008-12-30
Andrew (and471) said : #1

I think Xubuntu is officially supported already.

Fluxbuntu is not made by Canonical and so probably won't ever be officially supported, however community support is great as well.

DLHDavidLH (dlhdavidlh-yahoo) said : #2

what about Xubuntu should be added to answers.launchpad.net

DLHDavidLH (dlhdavidlh-yahoo) said : #3

at http://www.ubuntu.com/products/whatisubuntu/derivatives

Xubuntu is listed as Recognized Derivatives.....

When is Xubuntu going to be Officially Supported ?

jacobS (jacsalomon) said : #4

Is already oficially supported with Ubuntu help read please:

http://www.xubuntu.org/help

Paul (treepata) said : #5

Like Jacob said, Xubuntu is officially supported already.

Regarding your second question (about launchpad), I can understand your concern. Right now the "Help and support" section of xubuntu.org link to the "Ubuntu" launchpad section. Although I can understand that this way there are more people to answer xubuntu questions (which often relate to ubuntu issues anyway), some new users (like me) spend quite a bit of time tying to figure out where exactly to put their Xubuntu questions & bugs.

But maybe this is also a bit a problem of Launchpad, which doesn't tell you easily where to go to, especially if you are a new user.

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