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@ignitionigel Are you setting up a new desktop? I'm jealous. I really want to like OpenSUSE, but there are issues with my toolset that make it a pain :( But KDE5 is just so beautiful, and it's on an RPM based distro with LTS!

@mroche
Trying tumbleweed on my old netbook, thinking kde might be a bit much for it but I'll see how it goes.
Spent a few hours starting to install Arch but decided "ain't no one got time for that". As much as I like arch.
I have openSUSE on my desktop too dual booting Win10, but that's packed away from moving house still.

@mroche
Ugh, after initial boot was fine, subsequent reboot no response. Wouldn't open programs, wouldn't even shut down. Was a touch laggy with UI so will see how gnome goes. Probably the same.
May need to give up on this hardware.

@ignitionigel That's a shame. Might be worth giving Lubuntu or some LXDE distro a go. Super light in resources and is often used on older or low resource machines.

@mroche
Yeah opensuse gnome is acceptable, just.
Win10 was faster, which is disappointing.
I like it somewhat pretty, which is frustrating...
I was going to try Solus but the installer fails to run after multiple and usb.