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I am using Unity and am pretty stisfied. Anyway I want to give Gnome 3 a try within my working machine. Can I upgrade my system (Natty) so I have Gnome3 (+Shell) in the Classic Desktop mode and still switch back to a functional Unity default Natty Desktop?

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possible duplicate of How to install Gnome 3 without breaking Unity? –  fossfreedom Jul 31 '11 at 22:20

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As far as I know Unity only works with Gnome 2 and both Gnome versions do not really reside side to side with each other.

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your correct unity doesn't play well with gnome 3 . We can only hope that 11.10 makes this possible –  freebird Aug 2 '11 at 5:49
    
thats what I thought, too bad. Thank you both! –  flomar Aug 2 '11 at 6:24
    
I think unity is going to be ported to Gnome 3. –  queueoverflow Aug 2 '11 at 15:34

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