What I’ve used so far:

  1. Ubuntu
  2. KDE neon
  3. Linux Mint
  4. Debian

I don’t really like the MacOS feel, so things like ElementaryOS are not an option. I’m eyeing Pop!_OS though, but maybe there are less known distros that are worth a try. Suggestions?

seb
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Definitely try Pop!_OS! It has a very usable and fast desktop environment and comes with a well maintained software manager.

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I’ve been using it for more than a month after I made that post. Its great, I like it a lot. The software manager is usable, but still the worst part of the system, like all the Linux distros I’ve used.

poVoq
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Manjaro KDE, ofc not Ubuntu/Debian based, but why not try something new?

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I only own one device, and its the device I also do work on. I’ve been using Debian based distros for 4 years now, and it just works for me. I don’t feel like I’m in a position to change my workflow. Now I think about it, would my workflow change that much? Other than .deb files not working, and using something other than apt, what else is different?

poVoq
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Not much really. It comes with a graphical repository manager that works similar to apt based tools.

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Ohh okay, might give an Arch based distro a try then. Not Manjaro though, I don’t like the project leaders after the whole treasurer fiasco.

poVoq
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You will probably have a bad time with anything other than Manjaro coming from Ubuntu, especially normal Arch.

I would say give Manjaro a try first and only of you like arch based stuff switch to something else later.

And IMHO the treasurer story was a storm in the waterglass issue that really was much less problematic than some people claim.

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Try Manjaro Gnome with Gnome Tweaks

@N0b3d@lemmy.ml
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If it “just works” for you, why do you want to try a new one?

@Echedenyan@lemmy.ml
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Devuan 3 + Cinnamon + OpenRC

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Pop OS, ZorinOS, Ubuntu Gnome, with Gnome Tweaks (and extensions) installed

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