Gave Kubuntu another oportunity... And I like it so far
gnome @ ubuntu 12.10
apps: marlin, beatbox, epiphany, gnome-terminal & cairo-dock
Intel ® P4 Extreme Edition 3.4 (Gallatin) || DFI ® LanParty PRO875B rev B1
Crucial ® Ballistix Tracer PC4000 1GB || Mountain Mods U2-UFO Opti-1203
XFX 7600GT 560M AGP (PV-T73A-UDF3) || Corsair HX520W Modular PSU
This is my Araliya Linux, made with Gala, parts of Gnome and Pantheon and of course Quantal mini.iso It doesn't have the Plank or the Wingpanel, but it has both Slingshot launchers, and if needed, an Awn launcher too. Thi scould be integrated with Gnomenu too.