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July 8th, 2008, 03:26 AM
one of my computers is very slow, and is running ubuntu HH 32bit. can i switch to xubuntu using a terminal command, package, etc.? i dont have the time to order and wait for cds, i cant burn cds, and i have no one that has even heard of ubuntu near me, let alone who has an xubuntu disk i can borrow :\ what do i do?

July 8th, 2008, 03:31 AM
Using the terminal:

sudo aptitude update && sudo aptitude upgrade
sudo aptitude install xubuntu-desktop

Then choose the "xfce-session" or similar selection from the GDM login manager.