Lindows 2.0 Preview
Posted on: 10/10/2002 11:36 AM

ExtensionTech has posted a Lindows 2.0 preview with 69 pictures.

"Lindows is supposed to bring choice to your computer. Not that it's really unlike any other version of Linux. With it's modified KDE interface, and basically running wine, the Linux emulator for Win32 applications. While Linux has struggled to make it to the desktop, talk to any Linux geek, and they may say otherwise. One reason I've personally stayed away from Linux is compatibility with the programs that I'm used to. MS Office for example. While gaming has been well, rather absent until recently, some game manufacturers are starting to program Linux game servers, and of course the games. So what is the average Technician think? That's what we're here to find out. Personally, The only think I've ever done with Linux is move a mouse around, played a little tux racing... I've never set up any Distro of Linux before, so let's see if I can do it."

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