[sword-devel] Ubuntu

David Overcash funnylookinhat at gmail.com
Fri Apr 21 08:45:21 MST 2006

In fact, some of the sword developers are devs for ubuntu or repo
managers...  just an FYI.  : )

On 4/21/06, Barry Drake <b.drake at ntlworld.com> wrote:
> Hi there ........
> Sorry if I'm slightly off-topic here.  Over Easter, I decided to update
> my six-year old Linux so I could test a recent BibleTime with NET.  I
> was amazed at how easy it was to install Debian compared with a few
> years ago.  I wrote to the Debian folk to congratulate them, and one of
> them wrote off list to say if I thought Debian was easy, I ought to try
> Ubuntu.  I did.  I'm even more amazed!  Much, much easier than
> installing Windows on a PC.  And Ubuntu let me install binary packages
> of both BibleTime and GnomeSword ....  just fantastic!
> So - if any PC user out there is thinking of going for Linux now's the
> time.  Ubuntu is Gnome-based.  If you lean towards KDE, there's it's
> cousin Kubuntu.  Both are derived from Debian, but are designed to make
> the process of moving over easy for the pc user.
> God bless,
> Barry
> -- From Barry Drake (The Revd) minister of the Netherfield United Reformed
> church, Nottingham see http://www.jesusinnetherfield.org.uk for our church
> homepages).
> Replies - b.drake at ntlworld.com
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